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Thief Steals Beats Headphones, Wallet From Employee at Long Island City Petland Discounts: NYPD

Image of suspect in Feb. 6 robbery at Petland Discounts. (DCPI)

Feb. 19, 2019 Staff Report

Police are searching for a thief who stole a wallet and a pair of pricey headphones from an employee at the Plaza 48 Petland Discounts store earlier this month.

The culprit went into the employee bathroom at the store, located at 34-60 48th St., at around 5:20 p.m. on Feb. 6, where he stole items inside belonging to a 21-year-old female employee.

The stolen items include a pair of Beats headphones and a wallet with credit cards, police said.

The suspect is described as black, with a slim build, dark complexion and black hair. He was last seen wearing a tax coat, a white collar shirt with a tie, black pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit


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That doesn’t make sense. That’s a unauthorized room for employees only where they leave their belongings to work.


I hope they catch this guy. The person he stole from is a sweet, hard working young lady who certainly didn’t deserve this.


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