NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday were asking the public for assistance in finding a suspect who allegedly swiped a $2,400 camera from a photography studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Around 2 p.m. Monday, July 14, the suspect walked into a photo studio in the Greenpoint Terminal Market at 67 West St. in Brooklyn, police said.
The man began chatting with the photographers inside, and swiped the $2,400 Nikon camera before leaving on foot.
Police have released a surveillance video of the theft in progress.
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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