Police hunt suspect in Elmhursy break-in

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ELMHURST — The NYPD was searching for a suspect in an Elmhurst burglary.

Police said last Sunday around 7:40 p.m., a black man in his 20s approached a trailer, at 70-14 Garfield Ave. The suspect entered the victim’s work trailer and allegedly attempted to steal property, but fled empty-handed in a blue van, police said.

The man was described as 6-foot tall and 160 pounds.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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