Burglar Breaks Into Forest Hills Pizzeria Through Skylight, Police Say

By Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska on May 12, 2014 5:05pm 

 A suspect, whose image was captured on a surveillance camera, is wanted in the rooftop break-in into a Forest Hills pizzeria.
A suspect, whose image was captured on a surveillance camera, is wanted in the rooftop break-in into a Forest Hills pizzeria.
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QUEENS — A burglar broke into a Forest Hills pizzeria through a rooftop window last Tuesday and stole nearly $2,000, police said.

The suspect, whose image was captured on a surveillance camera, made his way into A&J Pizza and Bakery on Austin Street, near 71st Road, by breaking the window on May 6 at 2 a.m., authorities said.

The burglar stole $1,997 and fled, police said.

Representatives of the pizzeria could not immediately be reached for comment.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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