QUEENS, N.Y. (PIX11) — Two thieves stole a total of $55,000 of items from several pharmacies in Queens, police told PIX11 News on Tuesday.
The bandits attempted to break into nine different pharmacies, and most of the break-ins happened in October, according to the NYPD. The assailants nabbed $55,000 of merchandise and in the most recent robbery they stole $1,000 of items on Oct. 21, police said.
Investigators believe that the suspects may have used a white Mercedes-Benz SUV or a Gray Audi SUV to flee each robbery.
No arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing.
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Charline Charles is a digital journalist from Brooklyn who has covered local news along with culture and arts in the New York City area since 2019. She joined PIX11 News in 2022. See more of her work here.