Thieves steal packages, attack worker in Park Slope building

Andrew Weber
August 20, 2019 - 8:53 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD is looking for three thieves seen in surveillance footage released Monday night going through packages and mail in a Brooklyn building and then attacking a worker who confronts them.

The incident happened at about 3:10 p.m. on Aug. 7 at 585 6th Avenue in Park Slope, according to officials.

The 32-year-old building employee found the men cutting open packages and taking their contents. 

After the employee approached the men, they can be seen attacking him.

The men then fled with $450 worth of clothing items, police say.

The building employee is expected to be alright.

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

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