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Trumpet Thief Wearing Coke-Bottle Glasses Sought by Police

By Katherine Lavacca | July 26, 2017 4:49pm

QUEENS — Well, this blows.

Police are looking for a man who swiped a trumpet from a 33-year-old man who was tooting the horn on the corner of Queens Boulevard and 46th Street on July 14 around 2:30 p.m. The suspect approached the musician from behind and snatched the instrument, fleeing the scene.

The suspect was described as being in his mid-20s, around 6 feet, 5 inches tall and wearing Coke-bottle glasses.

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