THE BRONX - Police have released a surveillance photo that caught a thief in action as he broke into a car in Mott Haven.

According to investigators, the suspect targeted a vehicle parked on East 144th Street at around noon last Friday.

Cops say the man broke through the rear passenger window, and made off with a Dell laptop computer, a pair of Dr. Dre headphones and an Apple iPad mini.

No one was injured, and no arrests have been made.