Over the past few months, police believe as many as 31 burglaries in Ridgewood may be connected.
In just the past week, according to police there have been multiple incidents in the vicinity of Harman Street and Himrod Street near Cypress Avenue.
In all of the incidents in the past week, it’s reported that the burglars entered the residence through rear windows via the fire escape. On Monday, March 13, it was reported that a home was robbed of $300 in jewelry and another was robbed of $3,000 in jewelry. The day before a resident of the same block came home to find a ring had been stolen.
Police are looking to speak with the man pictured in the video below, taken from a home in the vicinity of Cypress Avenue and Himrod Street.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is 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 their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.