Wanted: Stolen watches; counterfeiting

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Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are looking for two suspects in connection with the theft of merchandise at an East Garden City store.

Police say that at 8:55 p.m. on Jan. 14, two men were seen inside the Nordstrom department store at 630 Old County Rd. They allegedly took six watches valued at $779.56 then exited the store without paying.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at its toll-free and confidential hotline: 800-244-TIPS (8477), Crime Stoppers Unit Case No. 55-13. Crime Stoppers offers up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Police Department's Fifth Squad detectives are looking for a suspect in connection with the use of counterfeit money at a North Patchogue supermarket.

According to police, at 6:15 p.m. on Sept. 29, 2012, a man entered Waldbaum's at 440 W. Sunrise Hwy. and used three fake $100 bills to complete a Western Union money transaction.

The man, described as being of average build with short black hair, was seen wearing a light-colored shirt and brown pants.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS (8477). All calls will be kept confidential.

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