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Police: Woman Bites Macy's Employee After Stealing Clothes

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Here's your chance to take a bite out of crime.

Suffolk County Police say a woman was spotted stealing clothes from Macy's in Huntington Station on Sept. 14.

She was spotted by a loss prevention employee, who tried to stop her. She then bit the employee, police said.

Macy's Shoplifting Suspect
Authorities say this woman is suspected of biting a Macy's employee after a shoplifting incident. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

The suspect is believed to have taken off in a black BMW with Pennsylvania plates.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Suffolk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. You can also submit a tip by texting "SCPD" and your message to CRIMES (274637), or you can email a tip by clicking here.

All calls, texts and emails are kept confidential.

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