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Police hunt for two men in attempted burglary

The NYPD is looking for help identifying two suspects related to an attempted burglary in Jackson Heights. Image courtesy NYPD
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EAST ELMHURST — The NYPD was looking for help in identifying suspects wanted in connection with an attempted burglary within the 114th Precinct, police said.

According to police, one black and one Hispanic man attempted to enter a residence through a garage door around 75th Street July 7 at about 3 p.m. No property was taken, and the suspects fled the location in an unknown direction, police said.

No injuries were reported, according to the NYPD.

Police described the first suspect as a black male around 5-foot-8, 150 pounds, bald and bow-legged. He was last seen wearing a red T-shirt, dark jeans and dark sneakers, police said.

The second suspect, police said, was a Hispanic male around 5-foot-6, 150 pounds and balding with white hair. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, light colored shorts and sandals, police said.

Anyone with information on the incidents was asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hot line at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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