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Woman steals LEGO gift meant for 6-year-old boy from Long Island porch: police

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Posted at 1:11 PM, Nov 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-16 13:11:33-05

MASTIC BEACH, N.Y. — Police are searching for a woman caught on surveillance video stealing a package meant to be a gift for a young boy on Long Island last month.

It happened outside a residence along Locust Drive in Mastic Beach on Oct. 21

A woman took a package that contained a LEGO set that was intended as a birthday present for a 6-year-old child, according to police.

She fled in a white or silver-colored Honda Pilot, police said.

Authorities released surveillance footage of the suspect.

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