$20,000 jade cup stolen from Queens antique store

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A white jade cup worth $20,000 was stolen from a Long Island City antique store.
A white jade cup worth $20,000 was stolen from a Long Island City antique store.

An antique white jade cup dating back to the 18th century was stolen from the Antique Reader store in Long Island City on Tuesday, said police. The cup, which features an archaic style dragon motif, is worth $20,000,  the Daily News reported.

Anyone with information in regards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.