NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say they’re searching for a man and woman seen on video taking shopping carts full of merchandise from a BJ’s store without paying.
The suspects were caught on camera shortly after 8 p.m. Friday inside the store on 48th Street in Long Island City, Queens.READ MORE: NYPD Enlists Volunteers For Citywide Graffiti Cleanup Initiative
Surveillance video shows them loading two carts, while the man talks on a cellphone. Eventually, they slip out an emergency exit.READ MORE: 3-Year-Old Child Killed In Hartford Shooting
Police said the suspects were last seen getting into a dark colored four-door sedan.
They made off with nearly $8,000 in merchandise, including Advil, Tylenol and Pepcid.MORE NEWS: 2 Wanted In Connection To Shooting That Injured 17-Year-Old In The Bronx
Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.