Man Steals Unattended Purses From Two Manhattan Restaurants, Police Say

By Heather Holland on March 3, 2014 5:57pm 

 A man stole unattended bags inside of Fedora and Sushi Dano restaurants, police said.
A man stole unattended bags inside of Fedora and Sushi Dano restaurants, police said.
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MANHATTAN — Police are looking for a man who stole handbags that were left unattended at two Manhattan restaurants, they said.

On Jan. 29, the suspect snatched a purse containing an iPhone, credit cards and cash inside of Fedora restaurant, at 239 W. Fourth St. near West 10th Street, at about 9 p.m., police said.

One day later, the same man hit Sushi Damo at 330 W. 58th St. near Eighth Avenue at about 7:40 p.m., where he lifted another bag that was left unattended, police said.

Police described the suspect as a 5-foot-9 man in his 30s.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477) or submit tips by visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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