Three crooks swipe $25,000 in cash from a Woodside restaurant wholesale provider

Photo: Google Maps + courtesy of NYPD

Police are looking for three men who, under the veil of the night, cut a hole in a window to enter a warehouse in Woodside and steal $25,000 in from a cash box.

On July 26 at about 2:20 a.m., three men, aged 40 to 50 years old, burglarized a location of Zahner’s Cash & Carry Foods at 62-35 30th Avenue, police reported. They entered the building of the restaurant wholesale provider through a side entrance by cutting a hole through a window. The men entered an office and took $25,000 in cash from a lock box and fled.

Surveillance footage captured the men in action.

Zahner’s Cash & Carry Foods were not available for a comment today.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.



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