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Man stole bikes, laptop from Astoria garage: Police

Police are looking for a suspect in connection with the robbery. Images courtesy NYPD
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ASTORIA — The NYPD was asking for the public’s help in finding a robbery suspect, police said.

According to police, a Hispanic man between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9 and weighing between 170 and 190 pounds walked in the front door of a 30th Drive home, picked the lock to the garage and storage area and allegedly proceeded to steal two bicycles and one laptop.

The robbery happened March 4 around 1 a.m., the NYPD said.

Police said the suspect was last seen wearing a light blue sweatshirt, dark pants and black sneakers.

Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public could also submit their tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at or by sending tips via text message to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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