Soho: We finally get the official explanation for all the police presence at Delicatessen yesterday. As some may have suspected from the image of a safe being dusted for fingerprints on the sidewalk, place was robbed. Twice. The official statement from the owners of Delicatessen:
"Delicatessen was burglarized for the second time on Monday; the thieves entered posing as construction workers and made off with a laptop and some smaller items.
As it has been noted, the police did arrive on the scene, and we express our sincere gratitude to the NYPD for their quick response and thorough investigation. Thankfully, no one was injured, and we are open for business as usual."· Post-Police Action, Delicatessen To Open by 1 PM [~E~]
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