Burglar leaves empty-handed after breaking into a Flushing church: cops

Photos courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a man who broke into a Flushing house of worship last week and fled without taking anything.

According to police, at 1:22 p.m. on Dec. 17 an unknown man broke into the Evangelical Mission Church Seminary, located on the second floor of 41-42 College Point Blvd., by walking into the building and through an unlocked door leading into the location.

However, authorities said, the suspect ultimately left the scene empty-handed.

The NYPD released images of the suspect on Dec. 23. They described the burglar as a man with facial hair believed to be 25-years-old.

Anyone with information in regard 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, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

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