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Two brazen motorcycle thieves sought in downtown Flushing: NYPD

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Cops are looking for these men who stole a motorcycle in downtown Flushing last month. (NYPD)

The NYPD released surveillance images on Wednesday, Oct. 12, that show two thieves stealing a motorcycle in broad daylight in downtown Flushing last month.

The incident occurred at around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21 opposite 132-25 Sanford Ave. when the thieves approached a motorcycle parked outside a one-story warehouse. According to police, one of the suspects pulled out a bolt cutter to cut the chain that was securing the Jiahue JJ5OT-2. The two thieves jumped on the bike and drove off westbound on Sanford Avenue.

There were no injuries reported during the incident.

Police said the two thieves have medium complexions and the one that drove away on the stolen motorcycle wore a Yankees cap, a white T-shirt, and a black fanny pack across his chest. The passenger wore a black T-shirt, red sweatpants, and dark sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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