Jan. 5, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez
Police are searching for a man who allegedly broke into a Woodside apartment and stole pieces of jewelry and a tablet.
The incident happened on Dec. 27 at around 4:20 p.m., when the suspect walked through the front door of a three-family building near 55th Street and Roosevelt Ave, and headed to an apartment on the third floor, according to police.
Once inside the apartment, the thief walked to a bedroom and allegedly stole a watch, a ring, and a necklace with a nameplate on it, an NYPD spokesperson said. The total value of the stolen items, including the tablet, is around $3,000, the spokesperson added.
The NYPD said the thief entered the apartment by unknown means.
The suspect is described as a black male, and is seen in video wearing all black and carrying a blue plastic bag with him.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).