Police & Fire

Burglars Break Into Sunset Park Supermarket

The supermarket at 4901 5th Avenue in Sunset Park (Screenshot via Google Maps)

SUNSET PARK – Police are looking for two burglars who broke into a Sunset Park supermarket at  the corner of 5th Avenue and 49th Street last week.

Around 8:00 am on Thursday, December 7, the two individuals broke a lock on a side door to gain access to the E Food Supermarket, police said. Once inside, they opened two cash registers and stole about $600 in cash before fleeing on foot.

Surveillance video of the suspects can be seen below:

Anyone with information in regard 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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