Police looking for alleged Brighton Beach bike burglar

brighton beach bike burglar
Cops are searching for a man they say stole a bicycle out of a Brighton Beach garage earlier this month.
Photos courtesy of NYPD

Police are enlisting the public’s help to search for an alleged Brighton Beach bike burglar.

According to the NYPD, at approximately 7 a.m. on May 6, an unknown individual entered a garage near Brighton Sixth Street and Brighton Fourth Terrace. Once inside, the suspect grabbed a bicycle away from its owner and fled northbound on Brighton Sixth Street.

The victim did not sustain any injuries as a result of the crime.

Cops said the suspect is a man in his an approximately 5’10” man in his 30s with a light complexion and medium build. He was last seen wearing a black hat, gray hooded sweatshirt, black sneakers and black sweatpants. 

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 Crime Stoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/, or on Twitter @NYPDTips.