NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man they say broke into two businesses in under an hour in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
The NYPD says last month, the man used a flashlight to creep through an unlocked basement door of the Baoburg restaurant on Manhattan Avenue overnight.READ MORE: Candidate Conversations: Jack Ciattarelli
He got away with an unknown amount of the restaurant’s property, police say.
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Nearly an hour later, they say he got in through a side window of a laundromat on Norman Avenue.
Investigators say he broke a money exchange machine and took $500 in cash, and $1,000 in coins.MORE NEWS: Watch CBS2’s Candidate Conversation With New Jersey Gubernatorial Candidate Jack Ciattarelli
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 (74682). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.