Cops seek duo who broke into a Long Island City store and stole power tools

power tool robbery
Photo via Google Maps, inset courtesy of the NYPD

The NYPD needs the public’s help in finding two men who walked off with power tools after breaking into a store in Long Island City.

According to police, at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 21, two unknown individuals went Supreme Glass and Window, located at 30-01 37th Ave. One individual gained access to the building through a side door while the second individual kept watch outside.

Once inside, the suspects took power tools from the store and then fled northbound on 30th Street.

The suspects are described as white males, one last seen wearing a dark colored sweater, red and white striped shirt, blue jeans and yellow work boots and the other was last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater and beige pants. They were in possession of a red bicycle.

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.