Three wanted in Queens clothing store theft

clothing robbery
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The NYPD is looking for three men who robbed a clothing store in Astoria Wednesday.

The suspects entered the Long Island City Kleaners clothing boutique located at 45-03 Broadway around 4 p.m, stated they had a gun and demanded money, said cops. They then took off with the money and merchandise, and fled in an unknown direction.

Police describe the first suspect as black, 6′ tall, with a tattoo of lips on the left side of his neck, and wearing a white t-shirt, camouflage pants, black and white sneakers and a gray baseball cap.

The second suspect is black, approximately, 5’09” tall, and was wearing a gray t-shirt, black shorts and dark colored sneakers.

The third suspect is black, approximately 5’07” tall, and was wearing a white t-shirt, gray cargo shorts and white sneakers.

Anyone with information 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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