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Man climbs through Bushwick home’s window, nabs $1,300 worth of items: police

Posted at 5:59 PM, Jul 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-16 17:59:36-04

BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — A man who burglarized a Bushwick apartment after climbing through an unlocked window is being sought by police, officials said Tuesday.

The incident happened on Tuesday, July 2 around 6 a.m on the corner of Bushwick Avenue and Van Buren Street in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, according to police.

Surveillance video released by police shows the man climbing through a window and entering the apartment of two women, ages 24 and 25.

The man fled in an unknown direction with $1,300 worth of electronics and jewelry, according to police.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting http://www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).