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Police searching for thieves who broke into Middle Village pharmacy

Aug. 21, 2023 By Anthony Medina

Police from the 104th Precinct are searching for the two unidentified thieves who broke into a pharmacy in Middle Village last week.

Police say the suspects forced their way into the Pain Relief Rx Pharmacy, located at 63-03 Dry Harbor Road, at approximately 2:40 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15. Once inside, the thieves removed a bank book before entering a White BMW SUV and fleeing the scene.

The incident was reported to the police at approximately 5:30 p.m. the following day.

A pharmacy employee who picked up the phone when QNS called said the thieveswere likely looking for narcotics, which are not kept on the premises.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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