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Man Breaks into Lenny’s Pizzeria, Police Have Video

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June 17, 2015 By Christian Murray

A man broke into Lenny’s Pizzeria in the early hours Sunday and took off with $500, police said.

The police said that the suspect kicked in the front glass door at the 44-08 Greenpoint Ave. pizzeria at 2:30 am Sunday and removed $500 from the cash register.

The police have clear video of the man kicking in the door and stuffing his pockets with cash.

The suspect was last seen wearing a striped polo shirt, baseball cap and white sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
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anonymous

Why would you leave cash in a register overnight? That was dumb. Hide the money in the freezer or somewhere that’s not obvious.

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jake

Didn’t a guy with a striped shirt go into an apartment through a fire escape and steal a watch and $200 on the same side of the blvd?

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John Z

Maybe, but I don’t think people think to put on a “I’m going to rob people” uniform when they commit crimes… Probably just coincidence.

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Sunnysider

Why would any store leave cash in the register over night, and this guy looked like he knew this store did that. I really don’t understand, it costs $200 for a nice safe that’s not easy to break or haul. At least lock the register, for gods sake.

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Nobody

Wow Lenny’s had $500 cash, on hand?!? Must’ve been weeks since they went to the bank.

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