MASPETH, Queens (PIX11) — A moped-riding burglar stole $36,000 in cash from a Queens warehouse last week, police said Thursday.
The suspect entered the building on 58th Avenue in Maspeth and took the money at around 3 p.m. on Oct. 5, according to the NYPD. There were no injuries.
The man then took off on a black and yellow moped. The suspect was last seen riding northbound on 58th Avenue, police said. There have been no arrests.
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