QUEENS, N.Y. (PIX11) — Two burglars stole a safe containing $50,000 in cash and jewelry worth over $200,000 from a Queens home last month, police told PIX11 News on Tuesday.
The bandits were able to pick a locked door and walked into the home near 202nd Street and 28th Avenue around 3 a.m. on May 1, according to the NYPD. The suspects then stole the safe with $50,000 in cash inside and jewelry valued at over $200,000 before fleeing the scene, police said.
No one was inside the home at the time. No injuries were reported.
The investigation remained ongoing.
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