Thieves Hit Building On Seaman Avenue On West Side Of Neighborhood

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Wednesday were searching for a burglar and an accomplice, who struck an apartment in the quiet western section of Inwood in upper Manhattan.

The burglary happened between 8:45 and 9:20 p.m. on May 6. A suspect sneaked into the victim’s apartment on Seaman Avenue through a window adjacent to a rear fire escape, and removed items from the home, police said.

A security video shows the man leaving the area with a female suspect.

The man who was in the apartment was described as Hispanic and around 20 years old, 5-foot-10 and weighing 170 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing and carrying a bag.

The woman was described as having a light complexion and wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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