2017-06-28 / Front Page

Hunt Dutch Kills ‘Tips’ Thief

Police are searching for a man they say stole tips from a jar at a Dutch Kills bagel Store on May 29th.

Cops said the suspect walked into the LIC Bagel store on 36th Avenue near 31st Street on May 29th where he grabbed cash from the jar and tried to flee.

When a worker tried to stop the suspect, he punched the man in the face and fled with the cash, police said.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 35 years old, 6-feet, 2-inches tall and 220 pounds, with hazel eyes and black hair. He was wearing black sneakers and a blue jacket at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information is urged to call the CrimeStoppers HOTLINE at 1-800-577-TIPS or click on www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

 

–Liz Goff

 

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