Dec.10, 2019 By Allie Griffin
A 32-year-old woman’s wallet went missing while she was visiting a Sunnyside playground and later learned her credit card was used to dine out at a nearby restaurant.
The woman realized she was missing her wallet at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 26 while inside the Thomas P. Noonan Playground, located at 42-01 Greenpoint Ave., police said. The wallet contained $20 cash and two credit cards.
Less than an hour later at 3:12 p.m., an unidentified woman used one of the 32-year-old’s credit cards to make $22.58 worth of unauthorized purchases at I Love Paraguay Restaurant, located at 43-16 Greenpoint Ave, police said.
Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the suspect 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.