The duo told the victim she'd get $70,000 if she could prove to the bank that she had $3,000 in cash.
The suspect hit five Long Island City bars and restaurants, often making off with cash and electronics.
A burglary this week followed the same pattern as others at Roosevelt Landing earlier this year.
Police arrested Houshang Hakimi, 69, for allegedly trying to lure a 12-year-old into a car last week.
There have been 41 burglaries since mid-December in which suspects entered through unlocked windows.
The suspect stole $100 from the register at Riko Peruvian Cuisine Restaurant on Steinway Street.
Police arrested a possible suspect in a string of incidents where women were groped by a man on a bike.
Police arrested Ronald Rhodes, 46, of Brooklyn, in connection with the two muggings.
The three suspects were caught on video taking cash and clothing from Long Island City Kleaners.
Five teen girls face riot and assault charges stemming from the fight, the NYPD said Monday.
Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. said police are looking for the alleged "ringleaders" of the violent fight.
Police are looking for a man they say used a stolen debit card to withdraw cash from several ATMs.
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