Cops seek man who stole donation jar in Wyandanch

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and First Precinct Crime

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and First Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a man sought in connection with the theft of a donation jar from a business in Wyandanch Saturday. (Nov. 16, 2013) Photo Credit: SCPD

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Suffolk police said Wednesday they are trying to find a man who stole a donation jar from a Wyandanch business.

The donations were for a boy, 12, who has a life-threatening disability, police said.

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Police released photographs of the suspect taken from video surveillance taken Saturday at Wyandanch Beer, 394 Long Island Ave.

The man entered the store and took a donation jar containing about $40 from a counter, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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