NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who took nearly $50,000 in cash and checks from a warehouse in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Around 3:10 p.m. Monday, May 12, the man broke into the warehouse at 123 Banker St. in Brooklyn through a skylight, police said.

He entered an office and took $31,146, along with $18,304 in checks, police said.

The suspect was described as wearing a gray sweater and black jeans. Police have released a surveillance photo.

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

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