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Police look for suspects in theft of woman’s bag in Astoria

By Bill Parry

Police from the 114th Precinct in Astoria were looking for three suspects who allegedly stole a woman’s bag in a bar last month. The suspects grabbed the woman’s bag off a hook inside Break Bar & Billiards, located at 32-04 Broadway around 10:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, according to the NYPD.

The victim’s bag contained $100 in cash, an iPhone, credit cards and a driver’s license, police said. One of the suspects is a woman between 25 and 30 years of age last seen wearing a dark coat and black shoes. She was carrying an orange book bag and had the victim’s purse, the NYPD said.

The two other suspects were both men, between 25 to 30 years of age. One of the suspects was last seen wearing a white baseball cap, black sneakers and a dark colored coat. The third suspect was wearing a blue jean jacket, gray shirt, black jeans and brown shoes, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Reach reporter Bill Parry by e-mail at bparry@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4538.

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