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Cops seek two men in four Astoria burglaries

This surveillance photo allegedly shows one of two men who burglarized four Astoria stores. Images courtesy NYPD
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ASTORIA — Police said two young men burglarized four commercial spots in Astoria at the end of last month, taking money, equipment and, in one case, a motor scooter.

The two men, described as either white or Hispanic and somewhere between 16 and 22 years old, first hit the Unisex Fanny’s Place hair salon, at 22-05 35th St., sometime between 6:30 p.m. March 27 and 9 a.m. March 28, breaking the front door’s lock and taking money, police said.

Around the same time period, the two of them also broke into Okeano’s Greek Seafood, at 35-02 Ditmars Blvd., by breaking the rear door’s lock sometime between 11:50 p.m. March 27 and 2 p.m. March 28, police said. They took money and computer equipment from the restaurant, police said.

The next day, the two men then broke the side door lock of Bar 30 Lounge, at 34-19 30th Ave., sometime between 3:45 a.m. and 8:45 a.m., police said. While there, they took the register and cash, police said.

The last place they burglarized was the Burger Club, at 32-02 30th Ave., at around 3:45 a.m. March 30, police said. The men broke the front door’s lock and took the register, checks, cash and a motor scooter, police said.

Those with information should contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS, visiting nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 and then entering TIP577.

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