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Suspect sought in cell phone store burglary

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Photo courtesy of NYPD

The NYPD is looking for a man wanted in connection to the  burglary of a Verizon Wireless store in Ozone Park.

According to police, on Thursday, March 7, around 5:30 p.m., three suspects entered the business, located at 107-12 Cross Bay Boulevard, through a rear window and removed numerous cell phones, laptops and an undetermined amount of cash.

Authorities have released a photo of one of the suspects, who is described as a 35-year-old Hispanic male, 5’8” tall and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.