NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A burglar was caught on camera using a long pickaxe to break into a safe in Brooklyn.
Video shows a man in a mask doing all he can to get into a safe.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood Clots
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It happened on Nov. 15 on Coney Island Avenue in Midwood.
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Police are looking for the suspect. They say he got in the building through an unlocked back door.