Daylight robbery caught on camera on Grand Avenue in University Heights

Three suspects escaped with stolen items, including a TV and a stereo.

Three suspects escaped with stolen items, including a TV and a stereo. (5/13/13)

FORDHAM HEIGHTS - A daylight burglary was caught on camera in University Heights Sunday.

Neighbors say the man who lives in the first-floor apartment on Grand Avenue, near West 183rd Street, was at work while three men pulled off the brazen crime.

According to police, one of the suspects acted as a lookout in the building’s lobby while the others were ransacking the apartment. After a close call, the three escaped with stolen items, including a TV and a stereo.

At one point in the video, a woman greets one of the burglary suspects, leading police to believe that the suspects are from the neighborhood.

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