Burglar Steals Generators From Fulton Construction Site in Broad Daylight

The 3000-block of Fulton Street in Cypress Hills, where the burglary took place (Screenshot via Google Maps)

CYPRESS HILLS – Police are looking for a thief who stole a pair of generators from a construction site on Fulton Street in Cypress Hills in a daylight burglary.

On October 4, the 25-year old victim reported to police that two wheeled power generators, worth about $3000, were missing from a residential construction site at 3059 Fulton Street, said police. An investigation revealed that the generators had been stolen at about 1:00 pm on Sunday September 24, by a thief traveling on foot, said police.

Surveillance footage of the burglar and his lookout can be seen below.

Police describe the burglar as a black man in his twenties, last seen wearing a white tank top, black shorts and sneakers, and a blue baseball cap.

The lookout was a black woman in her late teens or early twenties, with long tan hair, last seen wearing a white shirt, blue jeans and sandals, carrying a striped handbag, said police.

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). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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Paul Stremple

Paul was a staff reporter at Bklyner, responsible for covering Northern and Eastern parts of Brooklyn between August 2017 and January 2019.


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