NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A brazen bandit took advantage of some unlocked doors to steal property from police vehicles parked right outside a precinct in Brooklyn.
It happened Aug. 8 at 5:20 a.m. in front of the 60th precinct at 2951 West 8th Street in Coney Island.READ MORE: Jury Begins Deliberations In R. Kelly Trial After 6 Weeks Of Testimony
Police say the suspect stole $300 worth of police property from two unlocked vehicles.READ MORE: NYC Teacher, Principal Unions Warn Of School Staffing Shortages When Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect; De Blasio Says Substitutes Standing By
He then took off on West 8th Street and is still at large.MORE NEWS: Mayor De Blasio Says He Will Visit Rikers Island Next Week Amid Growing Pressure
Anyone with any information 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 via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.