East Village Burglar Caught on Video

The resident returned to his apartment to find personal items missing and was able to turn over survillance footage to police

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2012  |  Updated 10:24 PM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Police are searching for this burglar caught on tape as he ransacked an East Village apartment. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

NYPD

Police are searching for this burglar caught on tape as he ransacked an East Village apartment. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

advertisement

Police are searching for a burglar who was caught on surveillance camera as he ransacked an East Village apartment.

The man broke into an apartment at 516 E. 11 St. at about 3:30 p.m. Monday, police said. The resident returned to his apartment to find personal items missing and was able to turn over survillance footage to police.

The burglar is described as having short hair, glasses, a purple t-shirt, plaid shorts, white sneakers and a multi-colored knapsack.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or at nypdcrimestoppers.com.

Get the latest from NBC 4 New York anytime, anywhere. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Google+. Get our apps here and sign up for email newsletters here. Get breaking news delivered right to your phone -- just text NYBREAKING to 639710. For more info, text HELP. To end, text STOP. Message and data rates may apply.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Follow us on Instagram!
We post photos taken by our news team... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out