Police continue to search for two men in connection to a series of late-night restaurant burglaries in our area that have resulted in the theft of now nearly $70,000.
Police believe the suspects may be connected to a fourth incident that occurred earlier this week. On Sunday, October 18 at 4:50am, police say two men entered through a rear gate of Brooklyn Crab (24 Reed Street, next to Fairway) in Red Hook. According to the police, the suspects removed a $500 safe containing $36,000 in cash, and $2,600 in electronics. The suspects then fled to parts unknown.
Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.