CLAREMONT — A Bronx burglar hurled a rock through the glass door of a Citibank but left empty handed, police said.
The suspect used a stone to break into the bank branch at 1463 Southern Blvd. on Thursday around 7:40 p.m., but once the alarms went off, he left without taking anything, according to the NYPD.
He fled in a black Chrysler 300 sedan driving south on Southern Boulevard, they added.
Officers described the suspect as a man between 25 and 35 years old who wears glasses and was last seen wearing a black knitted hat, a dark shirt, dark pants and a dark jacket.
Anyone with information about this burglary 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 www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.