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Burglar Snatches $60 Plumber's Snake Through Open Apartment Window: NYPD

By Allegra Hobbs | April 14, 2017 8:41am
 Police are looking for a many they say reached into an apartment window and snatched a $60 plumber's snake.
Police are looking for a many they say reached into an apartment window and snatched a $60 plumber's snake.
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EAST VILLAGE — Police are looking for a man they say reached through an apartment window and snatched a pricey plumber's snake.

The burglar walked into the back of the building near East Fourth Street and Avenue C at around 10 a.m. on April 7 and reached into an open window, grabbing the plumber's snake, which is valued at around $60, police said.

Police released surveillance footage of the man, described as standing around 5-foot-5 with black hair and brown eyes, last seen wearing blue jeans, blue sneakers and a black coat. 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).