Suspect wanted in Flushing restaurant robbery

By Queens Courier Staff | |

Photo courtesy of NYPD
Photo courtesy of NYPD

This suspect is wanted for a Flushing restaurant theft.

Police are looking for a man wanted for taking cash from a Flushing restaurant earlier this month.

According to the NYPD, the suspect entered the Oceanica Seafood Restaurant, located at 37-02 Main Street, around 8:15 a.m. on Saturday, May 11 and removed money from the cash register.

The suspect is described as a male Hispanic, and was last seen wearing blue and white striped pants, a gray baseball cap, gray hooded sweatshirt and was carrying a gray backpack.

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