Upper East Siders don’t get caught slippin’! Security cameras caught footage of this shady character, who is now the main suspect in eight robberies in the same Upper East Side neighborhood over the last month.
Police are on the hunt for a person of interest in a string of residential burglaries of unlocked apartments. The suspect has allegedly been entering unsecured apartments in the area and leaving with valuables. Police say the robber primarily strikes during the early morning hours. No injuries have been reported in connection to the thefts.
Six of the burglaries have struck East 82nd street and three of those occurred in the same building, 525 East 82nd Street.
NYPD described the suspect as a black male, approximately 6’2, with a dark goatee and mustache, between the ages of 40 and 45 years old. He was last seen wearing gold rimmed glasses, a dark cap, a dark jacket with a white insignia on the chest, a checkered button-down shirt and dark pants and shoes.
Police ask anyone with information about the burglaries to contact Crime Stoppers or call (800)-577-8477 or text 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
SMH… Fools robbing the Upper East Side ought to know security cameras will get them caught up. But wait, who lives in NYC and leaves their crib unlocked????