Police looking for suspect who damaged nearly a dozen cars in Corona

The NYPD suspects this man of damaging nearly a dozen cars in Corona last Saturday.
By Bill Parry

Police were searching for a man suspected of puncturing nearly a dozen tires in Corona June 17.

The suspect was seen using an unknown object in broad daylight damaging the tires on several vehicles near 99th Street and 35th Avenue at 2:30 p.m. , according to the NYPD. Five Hondas, one Volkswagen, three Fords, a Lincoln and a BWW were vandalized before the suspect fled south on 99th Street, police said.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic man, 25 to 30 years of age with a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a dark colored jacket with dark pants and dark sneakers.

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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