Thieves sought in series of truck robberies in Manhattan and Queens

MANHATTAN — Authorities are searching for the four men connected to a series of truck robberies in Manhattan and Queens.

Authorities are searching for the four men connected to a series of truck robberies in Manhattan.

Police received reports as early as March and as recent as July 31 about property being stolen from several food and delivery trucks in the boroughs.

Four unidentified individuals entered parked delivery trucks and removed packages and merchandise from inside, police said.

During one incident, the thieves got away with property valued at nearly $9,500, police said.

In total, the alleged thieves have taken nearly $17,000 worth of property from trucks.

One of the alleged thieves is described as a male with a medium build who was last seen wearing a gray jacket, a black hoodie under a purple or blue baseball cap.

Another is described as a male with a medium build and was last seen wearing a black hoodie jacket, black and white scarf, light blue jeans and black and white sneakers.

Another is described as a male with a medium build and was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with red markings, light blue jean shorts and black and red sneakers.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).