Crooks steal belongings from sleeping man at 169 Street subway station

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The NYPD is searching for two crooks wanted in connection with a grand larceny crime that occurred last month, on a northbound F train platform inside of the 169th Street subway station. 

Police say that at approximately 2:15 a.m. on Sept. 2, a 47-year-old male was sitting on the staircase and fell asleep. The two crooks took the man’s wallet, cellphone and laptop from his bag before fleeing the subway station and traveling westbound on Hillside Avenue. 

Police are searching for this individual who allegedly stole a wallet, phone and laptop from a sleeping man at the 169th Street subway station. (Photo courtesy of NYPD)
Police are searching for this man in connection with the grand larceny crime.

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 at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/, on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.