You are reading

NYPD: Man Stole Jewelry Worth $11,200 from Jackson Heights Apartments

Photos of Suspect (NYPD)

Sept. 13, 2018 By Tara Law

Police have released surveillance photos of a man who allegedly stole more than $11,000 worth of jewelry from two Jackson Heights apartments on Aug. 31.

Police say that the man broke into an apartment near 81st Street and 34th Avenue at around 8 a.m. and took $7,200 worth of jewelry.

Then at 3:20 p.m. the same day, the suspect broke into an apartment near 81st Street and 35th Avenue. He took $4,000 worth of jewelry and went off in an unknown direction, police said.

The police released surveillance images from the second incident. Police describe the man as approximately 30-years-old and last seen wearing a multicolored baseball cap backwards, a black shirt, blue jeans, black sneakers and an earring.

Anyone with information in regard to these incidents is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).


email the author: [email protected]
No comments yet

Leave a Comment
Reply to this Comment

All comments are subject to moderation before being posted.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recent News

Crunching the Queens crime numbers: felony assaults across the borough on the rise, burglaries down slightly in northern Queens

Feb. 21, 2024 By Ethan Marshall

The number of felony assaults across Queens increased during the 28-day period from Jan. 22 through Feb. 18, compared to the same period of time last year, according to the latest crime stats released by the NYPD Tuesday. At the same time, the number of reported burglaries experienced a slight but noticeable drop in northern Queens.