Man stole four cars from outside Staten Island gyms: cops

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Police say Marc Steinberg stole at least four vehicles between Sept. 28 and Oct. 17 from outside three different gyms on Staten Island. (Credit: DCPI)

Police are searching for a man they say stole at least four cars from the parking lots of three Staten Island gyms over the past month.

Marc Steinberg, 43, allegedly stole the cars while the victims were working out inside the gyms, police said. In each incident, Steinberg removed the car keys from a key hanging board inside the gym.

The suspect first struck on Sept. 28 when he swiped a 2007 Toyota Rav-4 from outside a Retro Fitness on Richmond Avenue.

He struck again on Oct. 4 when he removed a 2009 Honda Odyssey from another Retro Fitness location. On Oct. 15, he got away with a 2012 Toyota Camry from the same parking lot.

The most recent incident occurred on Oct. 17 when he stole a 2007 Audi A4 from outside a Synergy Fitness on Richmond Hill Rd.

Steinberg is described a white male with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5-foot-6, 185 lbs. and usually wears glasses, police said.

Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


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