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Thieves break into Michaels craft store, take $9,000 cash

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Dec. 5, 2016 Staff Report

Michael, a popular crafts store located at 51-09 Northern Boulevard, was burglarized last week, according to police.

Thieves broke into the store Thursday night and stole $8,900 in cash from the safe.

Police were unable to provide details on how the thieves were able to get in to the safe.

No arrests have been made in the burglary, and a police investigation is still ongoing in to the incident.

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

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Funnyside, Queens

INSIDE INDEED. I got ROBBED in that store BY THEIR OWN EMPLOYEE. Who stole my 3 year olds sealed bday card, that had a target gift card inside it, right outta my cart. INSIDE JOB? LMFAO. Who but an insider would pick the CRAFT STORE to rob??? They employ thieves who steal ON THE CLOCK but assume the same losers wouldnt steal when not watched? You reap what you sow.
Even gave the thief a chance to Do The Right Thing by leaving my # and a No Questions Asked policy if it was “found”. Thought once they realized they were stealing a 3-year-olds bday card&gift they’d surely feel disgusting & sad enough 2 rethink it. I was sadly mistaken.

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Jboogie

LMAO— “craft making college girl(s)”?!?
No offense “pro nobody”, but u CLEARLY ain’t been to THIS store. More like “Woodside Projects Welfare Rejects”. If you can interrupt their personal convos to ask for help, they’re either too lazy to bother, or too INEPT to know where to direct you.Never of the dozen+ I went there was I not sent searching in the wrong aisles entirely by a “worker”

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Anonymous

I went to that parking lot, was in the bank 10mins, and someone stole the centercaps off my cadillac.

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professional nobody

LOL some craft making college girls doing an inside job, not likely. there are lots of ways to get into a safe.

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