Forest Hills stores, restaurants hit by burglars; NYPD looking for suspects

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

FOREST HILLS, N.Y. (WABC) -- Police are looking for the suspects behind a series of robberies between January and March in the Forest Hills area of Queens.

In January, the Knish Nosh on Queens Boulevard was robbed of kitchen utensils and cash, and Midorinatsu Hibachi, also on Queens Boulevard, had two safe boxes, a laptop and money stolen.

In February, suspects broke in through the skylight of Rainbow on Austin Street and stole assorted drugs. Thieves tried to break into the Colony Drugs and Surgical and Vstrecha on Queens Boulevard, but couldn't get in. They also tried to break into Nasicha on 63rd Drive, but were unable to get in.

In March, the Key Food on 63rd Drive and Da Mikelle Restaurant on Queens Boulevard were broken into and money was stolen.

Anyone with information on these cases is asked to call 800-577-TIPS.