Oct. 4, 2019 By Allie Griffin
A man stole $3,000 in cash from inside a parked truck in Williamsburg last month.
On Sept. 9, at 1:30 p.m., a man hopped inside a commercial vehicle parked in front of 558 Metropolitan Ave. by opening the driver’s side door. Once inside, he pocketed approximately $3,000 in cash, police said.
The driver of the vehicle saw the man take the cash and chased after him until the man took out a knife and fled in a blue four door Honda Accord, according to police.
The NYPD has released the above video and photo of the suspect.
Anyone with information in regard 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.