NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to find a man accused of breaking into and robbing a Queens home.

It happened around 9:40 a.m. Thursday at a home near Jamaica Avenue and 88th Street in Woodhaven.

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According to police, the man pried open a back window to get into the residence.

Once inside, the man allegedly took $2,500 in cash from a bedroom.

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Police say the suspect punched and kicked a 33-year-old man inside the home before running off.

The victim was taken to a local hospital to be treated for a cut on his face and bruises.

Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.

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Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at

CBSNewYork Team