In less than one week, a burglar targeted the same Astoria bakery twice, stealing nearly $2,000, authorities said.
The business, Parisi Bakery, at 30-17 Broadway, was first hit at 2:40 a.m. on Dec. 27. It was burglarized again at 12:40 a.m. on Jan. 1, according to police.
During both burglaries, the suspect broke into the bakery, went behind the counter and took money from the cash register. In total, $1,900 was taken, authorities said.
Police have released a video of the suspect.
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