Police Seek Suspect Wanted In 8 Upper East Side Robberies
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are asking for help in finding a man wanted in eight robberies on the Upper East Side.
Authorities said the suspect enters unlocked apartments and takes property before fleeing the scene. The man did not display a weapon and no injuries were sustained during the heists.
The robberies began on April 4, when the suspect hit 525 East 82nd St. and 235 East 73rd St. just hours apart.
The latest incident happened on April 18 at around 2 p.m. at 344 East 63 St.
Police have released surveillance photos of the suspect.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.