Cops seek man who stole money from mosque

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JAMAICA HILLS — The police were asking for the public’s help in locating a man wanted for burglarizing the Jamaica Muslim Center last week.

The suspect, described as a Hispanic male around 5 feet 7 inches tall, went into the building on 168th Street around 2 a.m. Jan. 4 and made off with an undetermined amount of money.

Anyone with information about this burglary is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging on to the Crimestoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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