NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A burglar broke into a Brooklyn business through a vent in the roof and stole computer equipment, according to the NYPD.
Police said the man made a hole in a vent on the roof of the Nooklyn building at 218 Randolph Street on November 3 shortly after 2:15 a.m.READ MORE: MTA, Union Leaders Call For More NYPD Officers To Patrol Subways After Off-Duty Conductor Nearly Blinded By Attacker
Once inside, he stole computer equipment, then fled.READ MORE: New Jersey Native Jovan Collazo Accused Of Hijacking School Bus At Gunpoint, Holding Elementary School Students Hostage In South Carolina
He was described as a black man in his 40s, last seen wearing a black hooded sweater, a dark colored coat and black pants.MORE NEWS: NYPD Investigating Possible Hate Crime After Statue Of Polish Hero Father Jerzy Popiełuszko Is Vandalized
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782), or submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.