Thief Breaks Into Car and Steals Bag Containing $90K, Cops Say

By Aidan Gardiner on June 11, 2013 8:32am 

 The suspect stole $90,000 from a parked car on Crocheron Avenue on Monday, June 10, 2013, cops said.
The suspect stole $90,000 from a parked car on Crocheron Avenue on Monday, June 10, 2013, cops said.
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QUEENS — A thief shattered the driver's side window of a Murray Hill car and ran off with a plastic bag containing $90,000 Monday morning, cops said.

A gas station attendant who had just picked up the weekend's take parked his car near 162-05 Crocheron Ave. about 10 a.m. when a man bashed in his window and stole the cash, according to the NYPD.

The suspect was last seen wearing a striped T-shirt, thick-rimmed glasses, and khaki cargo shorts, surveillance photos released by police showed.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).

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