NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man they say stole $1,400 worth of tools from a commercial truck in Brooklyn.
It happened around 4 p.m. last Sunday on Ditmas Avenue near Coney Island Avenue in Kensington.READ MORE: Fiancée Devastated After Father Of 2 Killed In Inwood Robbery: 'To Take A Life Just For His Jewelry Is Just Insane'
Police said the suspect broke into the parked truck through the front passenger window and took the tools.READ MORE: NYPD Investigating Anti-Muslim Attacks In Queens
He fled the scene in a wheelchair heading north on Ditmas.MORE NEWS: 'Diaphragm Law' Banning NYPD Officers From Applying Pressure To Suspect's Torso Struck Down
Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.