NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A thief was caught on camera allegedly stealing from a restaurant in Manhattan over the weekend.
Police say the man entered the Ajisen Ramen Restaurant on West 28th Street through an unlocked basement door at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning.READ MORE: Times Square Shooting: Hero Officer Alyssa Vogel Speaks About Rescuing 4-Year-Old Gunshot Victim
Once inside, police say the man attempted to open a safe, but failed. The suspect then took a PlayStation device and an iPhone before fleeing the scene.READ MORE: FDA Grants Pfizer Emergency Use For COVID-19 Vaccine For Children Ages 12 To 15
Surveillance video shows the man in room filled with boxes, and searching through what appears to be a black bag.
Police say the suspect was last seen wearing a black coat, a hooded sweater and carrying a black and gray backpack.MORE NEWS: Homeless Services Head Steven Banks Defends NYC's Process Of Getting Vulnerable People Off The Streets
The NYPD is asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, logging on to www.NYPDCrimeStoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577. Tips can remain anonymous.