Man Sought For Restaurant Burglary
Law enforcement sources are asking the public’s help in tracking down the hungry bandit who recently burglarized a sushi restaurant in Woodside and stolen an unknown quantity of food items.
The perpetrator is described by police as an African-American male between 30 and 40 years old with a thin build. He is shown in an security camera image released last Friday, July 13, wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap with the New York Knicks logo and a polo shirt.
Reportedly, the bandit entered the rear of the Sushi X restaurant located at 47-15 Northern Blvd. at around 10:40 p.m. on July 6 and swiped food from the kitchen, then fled from the scene.
The incident was later reported to the 114th Precinct. There were no injuries.
Anyone with any information regarding the sushi burglary or the suspect’s whereabouts that could prove helpful is asked to contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-577- TIPS, by text message to 274637 (enter information, then the code TIP577) or online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.
All calls and messages will be kept confidential.