Crooks break into Forest Hills home to steal a designer jacket and cash: cops

Photos courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a duo who broke into a Forest Hills home and took off with cash and clothes.

According to police, at 4:15 p.m. on Jan. 26, two unknown men entered a home in the vicinity of 63rd Road and 110th Street through an unlocked back door. Once inside, the suspects took a black men’s Canada Goose coat and $1,150 cash.

The crooks then fled the scene in an unknown direction, and the incident was later reported to the 112th Precinct.

On Jan. 29, the NYPD released video of the suspects at the scene during the burglary.

The first perpetrator is described as a white man with a light complexion, approximately 25 years old, standing 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighing 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black snorkel jacket, neon green gloves and white sneakers.


The second suspect is described as a Hispanic man between the ages of 20 and 30 years old, with a mustache and beard. He was last seen wearing a light-colored hooded sweatshirt, light-colored sweatpants, white sneakers and carrying a black backpack.


Anyone with information in regard 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 CrimeStoppers 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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