NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are searching for a man accused of burglarizing a Bronx 99-cent store last month.

According to police, the suspect broke into the basement of a dollar store at 1926 Crotona Parkway in the East Tremont section and stole an undetermined about of cash.

The incident happened at 4 a.m. on Thursday, March 14.

Police have released a surveillance image of the suspect, who is described as 5-foot-six-inches tall and was last seen wearing a blue cap, black boots, a white hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this burglary 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 or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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