News

NYPD: Bearded, Tattooed Man Steals Bike In Williamsburg

(credit: NYPD)

(credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police want to lock up the man they say snatched a bike from the stairwell of a Williamsburg building.

The incident took place at North 5th Street and Driggs Avenue at 8:50 p.m. Monday night, police said.

The suspect was caught on surveillance video. He’s described as a white man, 20-30 years old, with reddish hair and a beard. He’s 5’10″, approximately 200 pounds and has tattoos on both arms. He was seen wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans and red sneakers. He’s seen in the video wearing white earbud-type headphones and carrying an umbrella.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

You may also be interested in these stories: