Perp Sought for R. H. Burglary Pattern

Pilfered Property From Jamaica Ave. Apartments

Officers at the 102nd Precinct are dealing with a rash of burglaries that appear to be part of a pattern, according to officials, with the most recent break-ins occurring earlier this month.

Images of the suspect and the hat he wore.

The perpetrator got into three residences within the precinct’s confines in the last month–the first Thursday, Apr. 24–and continued the spree Friday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 6. Each break-in occurred in the evening, between 8:50 and 11:30 p.m.

For all three burglaries, the suspect forced his way into several residential apartments, stealing items while no one was home.

Officers at the 102 Precinct are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect believed to be responsible for all three break-ins.

The first incident occurred in the vicinity of Jamaica Avenue and 123rd Street, where the suspect entered and removed two watches, a necklace and earrings from inside of an apartment.

The next was near Jamaica Avenue and 108th Street, where the perpetrator removed $2,000, a wedding band and comic books, and the most recent happened up the street, near Jamaica Avenue and 113th Street, as the suspect broke-in and removed $1,000, a laptop computer, two watches and a Samsung tablet computer.

The police describe the suspect as a Hispanic male, that was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and a dark colored baseball hat.

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 at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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