Suspect steals bike from woman in Astoria

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Video courtesy of NYPD

The NYPD is looking for a man wanted in connection to an Astoria bike theft Monday.

The 27-year-old victim was standing in front of the deli at 34th Street near 35th Avenue around 11:00 a.m. when the suspect ran up and took her grey and black Jamis Bicycle, fleeing on the bike, said police.

There were no reported injuries.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or can text their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.



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