Police & Fire

Cops Searching For Bay Ridge Burglary Suspect [Video]


Cops are on the lookout for a suspect who allegedly broke into the basement of a home and stole jewelry on Monday.

The suspect is accused of breaking into a home near Ovington Avenue and 6th Avenue on July 10 around 6:40pm, said cops.

After breaking through the basement door, he reportedly grabbed the victim’s jewelry and fled the scene.

The suspect is described by police as a white man wearing a gray T-shirt and blue shorts.

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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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