Woman pushing stroller steals cash in front of Flushing supermarket: police

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A woman pushing a stroller stole $220 in cash from a man outside a Flushing supermarket last week, authorities said.

The alleged thief — described as an Asian adult female with black hair who was wearing a white coat and black sunglasses — grabbed the money in front of CJ Supermarket at 40-31 Main St. about 11:45 a.m. on March 19, police said.

She brushed up against the 52-year-old victim before taking the cash from his left jacket pocket.

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


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