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Man Breaks Into Long Island City Apartment, Gets Nothing After Being Confronted by Resident: NYPD

Suspect and 37-26 36th St. (GMaps)

July 8, 2019 By Shane O’Brien

Police are looking for a man who allegedly broke into a Long Island City apartment last month but left with nothing after being confronted by a resident.

On Friday June 21, shortly before 9 a.m., an unidentified man broke into an apartment at 37-26 36th St. and began rummaging through the contents of the living room.

He was confronted by an individual in the apartment and then fled the location without taking anything.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this man is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.

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So much to watch out for in Astoria. What is up with all the homeless walking around in the Ditmars Blvd/31 street location. Are they walking to TJ Maxx to use the bathrooms? With the heat and humidity 2 that we passed by stunk like old dried up urine and poop. Made us want to vomit. Then at the key food parking lot one homeless man was tapping on car windows asking for money. Truly disgusting! My guests from out of town were appalled and I was sickened and embarrassed.


Betty- It’s happening all over the city. Deblasio administration is sticking homeless shelters everywhere. What’s worse the street people in LIC Sunnyside and Woodside are all from other areas and boroughs. I just came back from a small road trip through south east and have seen an up tick in homeless in New Orleans , Atlanta and Mobile.?


ooo my dear ! welcome to the little country of astoria and understand this is absolutely nothing new and will never be dealt w/by your elected political wh0redom. So simply be aware of your surroundings and remember they can be armed and you can’t.

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I don’t think nuance is your strong suit

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imagine being gullible enough to believe that

Doesn’t sound like you were talking about jail time but rather insulting other people on here. Seems to be the only thing you’re good for like your favorite president Mr. Trump!

actually we were talking about jail time

If you scroll up you can see what you missed: “Caban will let this man free with no jail time.” Reading is hard.

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