Police search for man accused of burglarizing Synagogue on LES

Kimberly Dole
January 27, 2020 - 10:36 am
LES Synagogue Burglary

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials on Sunday released a photo of a man wanted in connection to a burglary that occurred at a Synagogue on the Lower East Side.

On Jan. 25, at approximately 12:30 p.m. a 62-year old male custodian called the police after he returned to work and discovered property missing inside of a Synagogue located at 12 Eldridge Street.

After an investigation, authorities determined that Jan. 24, at approximately 8:45 p.m., a man was caught on surveillance footage entering the location though a secured side window.

Once inside the suspect removed electronics alued at $400 and fled on foot to parts unknown.

Police describe the man as a male Hispanic, 25-35 years of age and was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477.

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