Thieves steal $44K in jewelry, $10K from Queens home: police

POMONOK, Queens — Police are searching for the two men who stole over $50,000 worth of jewelry and cash from a Queens home earlier this month.

On Sept. 1, police say two men forcibly entered a home near 162nd Street and 71st Avenue in Pomonok between 2:30 p.m. and 2:30 a.m. into the next day.

According to authorities, they came through the front door and removed $10,000 cash and $44,000 in jewelry from a 27-year-old woman’s residence.

They were seen fleeing the scene in a light-colored SUV in an unknown direction.

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