Movie shoot picked clean

94th Precinct


Movie break

A perp stole $9,000 worth of property from a movie shoot on Herbert Street on Feb. 13.

The production company was using a classroom near Monitor Street at 6 pm when a thief snatched several laptops, iPhones and hard drives.

Rob report

There were at least two break-ins last week:

• A sneaky thief broke into the Salvation Army on Bedford Avenue and stole its safe sometime after the store closed at 6:30 pm on Feb. 14 and when it reopened at 7:30 the next morning, when the manager he found a hole in the ceiling and noticed that the safe was missing.

• A thief stole a laptop and camera from a Humboldt Street apartment sometime between 9:30 am and 10:30 pm on Feb. 14, when the tenant in the unit near Jackson Street returned to find his rear window open and his stuff missing.

Wheel bad news

There were at least three auto-related thefts last week:

• A thief swiped a BMW off Woodpoint Road overnight on Feb. 15. The owner told cops that he’d parked near Withers Street at 7 pm, but when he returned at 5:30 the next morning, the car was gone.

• A man parked his Ford Mustang on India Street near Manhattan Avenue on Feb. 17 at 9 pm, but when he returned at 6 am the next day, it was gone.

• A thief stole $100 from the glove box of a car on Sutton Street overnight on Feb. 14. The owner told cops that he’d parked near Norman Avenue at 11:30 pm, but when he returned 10 hours later, he found his driver’s-side window was broken and the money had been taken from the glove compartment.

— Aaron Short