Police: Man stole $3K worth of tools from construction site in Morrisania

Posted: Updated:

Police are searching for a man wanted for stealing thousands of dollars worth of tools in Morrisania.

News 12 it happened at a construction site at 4-43 East 162nd St. last Sunday at around 7 a.m.

Investigators say the man climbed over a wall and broke into a toolbox. He got away with about $3,000 worth of equipment.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."