By Bill Parry
The NYPD was looking for two men who allegedly stole a car belonging to a 30-year-old woman in East Elmhurst.
The car was stolen on Saturday, Aug. 19 around 9:30 p.m. in the vicinity of 71st Street and 25th Avenue, police said. The suspects were were caught on surveillance camera using the victim’s vehicle at a McDonald’s drive-thru at 88-05 Astoria Boulevard four days later on Aug. 23, just after 4:30 p.m., according to the NYPD.
Police described the first suspect as a Hispanic man with a moustache, an afro and a tattoo on his left forearm who was last seen wearing a white tank top. The second suspect could not be identified, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.
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