Police looking for Little Neck thief

By Gabriel Rom

LITTLE NECK — Police were searching for a man wanted for stealing a wallet left unattended in a Little Neck pet store.

The suspect stole the wallet on Feb. 8 after the victim, a 29-year-old woman, forgot it in the back office of a Petco located at 254-51 Horace Harding Expressway, police said. Officers from the 111th Precinct were looking for the suspect, who is described as a black male approximately 6 feet tall and 220 pounds with a dark complexion. He was last seen wearing a light-colored jacket, green and black striped shirt and a ski hat.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 888-57-PISTA (74782)

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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