BROOKLYN — A man has been robbing people at Williamsburg bars and music venues since September, according to the NYPD.
The man stole a 23-year-old woman’s unattended bag at The Well at 272 Meserole St. about 9 p.m. on Sept. 14, making off with her iPhone and multiple credit cards, police said.
He then struck Tutu's Brooklyn at 25 Bogart St. on Oct. 4, where he allegedly stole a 26-year-old woman’s bag while she was having a cigarette outside at about 3 a.m. Her bag had $30 and multiple credit cards in it.
On Oct. 12 he stole a 34-year-old woman’s purse inside Trash Bar on Grand Street at about 3:30 a.m., stealing her iPhone and multiple credit cards, according to the NYPD.
Then on Oct. 19 he allegedly stole a 47-year-old woman’s bag with cash, credit cards and her iPhone 4s inside Privilege Lounge on Graham Avenue at about 3:20 a.m.
The man is about 30 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall and 160 pounds with short black hair, police said. He was last seen wearing a white baseball hat and black jacket.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then entering “TIP577.”