Black man seen breaking into Borough Park homes as occupants were enjoying their vacation (video)By Mason White 5:03 PM August 25, 2014
By: Hydar Tomar
(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest a black man on charges of burglary after he was seen on video stealing from Borough Park homes as the occupants were enjoying their vacations, police in New York said.
Now, the New York Police Department has released the video to the public in order to get help in identifying the suspect.
Police believe that the suspect is responsible for breaking into eight homes over the past month.
In each incident, the suspect entered the residential homes through a rear window, taking silver and jewelry before fleeing the scene.
The suspect targeted ultra-Orthodox Jewish homes while they were away for the summer. All homes are located between 40th Street and 50th Street.
Police estimated the value of the stolen items at $250,000. Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800 577-8477.