Police looking for alleged drug store burglar

The NYPD 104th Precinct is looking for assistance in locating the individual pictured above in connection with a burglary at a Ridgewood drug store.

According to police, at approximately 6:35 p.m. on July 27, an unidentified individual jumped over the pharmacy counter at Walgreens, located at 58-02 Metropolitan Ave., and removed five bottles of prescription medication before fleeing westbound on Harman Street.

The individual is described as a light skinned male with facial hair; last seen wearing a black bandanna, a black hood over his head, a black jacket, black and white capri pants and black sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.