NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Thousands of dollars in cash and jewelry were stolen from Rep. Charles Rangel’s apartment in Harlem in an apparent burglary.
The NYPD confirmed to CBS2 that the congressman’s wife filed a burglary report with police on Wednesday.READ MORE: FBI Says Body Found In Grand Teton National Park Believed To Be Gabby Petito
Sources told CBS2 that this incident is grand larceny due to no forced entry.
The Rangels found that $400 in cash from a bag inside the kitchen was missing, along with a $500 gold ring, a $5,000 string of pearls and a $9,000 diamond ring.READ MORE: Public School 79 In East Harlem To Remain Closed Due To COVID-19 Cluster; Remote Learning In Place Until Sept. 28
The Rangels told police that neighbors and their cleaning service have keys to the apartment on 135th Street. They also told police they host large gatherings in the apartment.
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CBS2 has reached out to Rangel’s office for comment.