May 15, 2018 By Tara Law
Police are searching for a burglar who broke into a 79-year-old man’s apartment in Astoria on May 5.
The suspect allegedly walked into an apartment building near 31st Avenue and 37th Street at around 7:45 p.m., forced open the victim’s front door, and grabbed a television, briefcase and hat, police said.
The thief is described as a dark-skinned man who was wearing a white long sleeved shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards 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).