A man stole thousands in cash from a truck while the driver was making a delivery in Astoria last month, police said.
The suspect broke into the vehicle at about 3 p.m. on Sept. 27.
The 25-year-old driver parked the Hino truck on the corner of Broadway and 35th Street and was making a delivery to an area business when the suspect took $8,000 from the vehicle’s center console, authorities said.
Police said the suspect was wearing eyeglasses a knit hat and a blue sweatshirt at the time of the break-in.
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