A coffee run turned out to be anything but when a women had her purse stolen from a Dunkin’ Donuts in Long Island City last month.
According to police, the incident occurred on March 18 at about 7 p.m. A 36-year-old woman stepped out of a Dunkin’ Donuts at 35-00 48 St. and left her purse in the establishment.
Soon after, two women snatched her purse and fled the location. The purse included $120 in cash and a debit card, according to the NYPD.
Police describe the first suspect as a Hispanic woman who was last seen wearing glasses and a dark-colored jacket.
They describe the second suspect as a Hispanic woman who was last seen wearing a black and white hooded sweater, black pants and white sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 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.