Brick-wielding serial burglar swipes cash from three SoHo boutiques: report

Maya Rajamani
May 13, 2020 - 11:38 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A serial burglar was arrested for swiping cash from three SoHo boutiques after throwing bricks through their windows, according to a report. 

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Robert Bartlett, 63, of Manhattan, allegedly lobbed a brick through the window of Amour Vert on Prince Street Saturday evening before stealing an unspecified amount of cash from the register, the New York Post reported.

And on Sunday evening, Bartlett allegedly stole $44 from another boutique on that block after throwing a brick through its window, according to the outlet. 

On Monday afternoon, meanwhile, Bartlett used a brick to smash a window at a Rag & Bone store on East Houston Street, then stole $250 in cash from the register, the outlet reported. 

Bartlett “has been arrested (for) at least 10 robberies since last June,” according to the outlet.

His attorney information wasn’t immediately available Wednesday.

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