Suspected Car Burglar Flees Dealership In Stolen BMW

Suspect Pushes In AC Unit To Get Inside, Busts Through Fence To Escape

Midday News
February 28, 2018 - 3:56 pm
A man broke into a Bronx used car dealership by pushing-in an air conditioning unit.



NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- He pushed-in an air conditioner to get inside, now cops want to put a Bronx burglar and his partner in the cooler.

Police say a man pushed-in an AC unit at NYC Motor, a used car dealership on East 167th Street, climbed inside, and ransacked the place.

He scooped up a pair of TVs and two computers, before hopping into a 2007 BMW, driving through a fence, and fleeing the scene.

Police say the male suspect was assisted by a female lookout.

Anyone with information regarding this incident has been 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 tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.