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Man pinches woman’s laptop from Astoria waxing salon, cops say

March 1, 2017 Staff Report

The police are looking for a man who allegedly stole a woman’s laptop from a beauty salon in Astoria in December.

The man entered the Elastic Wax Center, located at 30-07 29th Street, at around 4:00 pm Monday, December 19, and grabbed a woman’s laptop from the counter and walked out.

The suspect, who is depicted in the attached video and photo, is described as a male white, in his 40s; last seen wearing a black jacket, black hat and blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477)


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