Police are searching for the crooks who snatched more than $8,500 in cash, as well as credit cards and personal items from a vehicle in Flushing last week.
Authorities say that a driver was unloading a van in the vicinity of Maple Avenue and Main Street — within the confines of the 109th Precinct — at approximately 4 p.m. on Aug. 17, when two crooks approached the vehicle and snatched $8,500 in cash, credit cards, debit cards and personal items from inside the vehicle before fleeing the location on a moped.
The 109th Precinct posted about the incident on X, formerly known as Twitter.
🚨 WANTED 🚨
On 8/17, at Main St & Maple Ave, the pictured suspects are wanted for stealing cash 💵 & credit cards 💳 from a van while the driver was unloading it. They fled away on 🛵 moped. Recognize them? Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS or DM @NYPDTipsto report. pic.twitter.com/qTUzfMVHe9
— NYPD 109th Precinct (@NYPD109Pct) August 23, 2023
There have been no arrests and the investigation remains ongoing.