Man suspected of stealing 19 boxes of condoms from New York Rite Aid

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Saturday, August 8, 2015

BRONX, N.Y. -- Police are looking for a man suspected of stealing 19 boxes of condoms and cutting a security guard.

At 1 a.m. Tuesday, the suspect walked into a Rite Aid on Third Avenue in the Bronx and put 19 boxes of condoms in a bag. According to the New York City Police Department, he then attempted to leave the store.

A security guard stopped the suspect, but the suspect pulled out a box cutter and cut the guard on the arm.

The suspect then fled. The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital where he was treated and released.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call 800-577-TIPS.