NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify a man accused of burglarizing a fire station in the Bronx.
It happened just after 5 p.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger, Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver
Police say the man entered a fire station on Melrose Avenue near East 155th Street in the South Bronx through an open gate.READ MORE: FDNY Union To Protest NYC Vaccine Mandate Thursday Outside Gracie Mansion
Once inside, he allegedly took an FDNY bunker coat and an FDNY radio before running off.
Surveillance video and photos of the individual have been released.MORE NEWS: Man Facing Murder Charges After Jeanette Willem Killed With Hammer At Northvale Industrial Complex
Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.