Crime Watch

| 01 Oct 2022 | 03:16

    One Arrested, Four Sought for Lululemon Heist

    A 34-year-old male employee of the Lululemon store at 216 Columbus Ave. at West 70th St. reported that at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, September 19, five individuals entered the location and took store merchandise without permission or authority. The stolen goods consisted of a wide variety of clothing, including shorts, tights and joggers totaling $12,507. Merchandise totaling $7241 was recovered as police arrested one of the suspects, Megan Fisher, 29. Police are seeking her accomplices, including two 45-year-old men, a 30-year-old woman, and another woman of no stated age.

    Bad Deeds at Best Buy

    A 30-year-old male employee of the Best Buy store at 1880 Broadway between West 61st St. and West 62nd St. told police that at 6:28 p.m. on Monday, September 12, a man came into the store, took items of merchandise and left through the emergency exit door without paying for the goods. The stolen merchandise included a Bose Soundbar 300 and a Sony HT-A5000 soundbar totaling $1,500.

    A 21-year-old male employee of the same Best Buy store reported that at 1:05 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21, a 40-year-old man entered the location and took two iPhones from a display. He then left the store without paying for the merchandise and was last seen heading north on Broadway. The stolen devices included an iPhone 14 Pro Max and an iPhone 13, totaling $1,998.

    Makeup Marauder

    According to police, a 50-year-old man entered the CVS Pharmacy at 2182 Broadway at West 77th St. on Friday, September 16, at 6:10 p.m. He then stuffed a number of makeup products inside his jeans and left the store without paying. The items stolen included 76 L’Oréal and Maybelline cosmetics totaling $1,099.

    Leather Jacket Lifted

    A 30-year-old female employee at the Iro clothing boutique at 241 Columbus Ave. near West 71st St. reported that at 12:20 p.m. on Sunday, September 25, a man entered the location, concealed merchandise inside a shopping bag and left without paying. The stolen merchandise was an Iro Asheville leather jacket valued at $1,205.