Thief covers himself with children's blanket while stealing cash and jewelry from home


The thief covered with blanket 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Police in New Zealand, released a video, showing a thief covering himself with a child’s blanket.

Security cameras in the home captured the incident. The video showed the thief covered in a colorful children’s blanket.

He was seen briefly looking at the camera while smiling. He then crawled on the floor with the blanket over his body and he looked through some drawers.

Police posted the video to Facebook, where they wrote: “We need your help to identify the male in this video who carried out a burglary in Dannemora.”

Sergeant John Roberts of the Counties Manukau Police Tactical Crime Unit said that the male has covered himself with a duvet and crawled around the house, stealing a number of items including cash and jewelry.

“Police are looking for a male Caucasian, aged in his 20s, and of slim build,” police wrote.

We need your help to identify the male in this video who carried out a burglary in Dannemora on the morning of March 20 2016. Sergeant John Roberts of the Counties Manukau Police Tactical Crime Unit says the male has covered himself with a duvet and crawled around the house stealing a number of items including cash and jewellery. The offender has been caught on internal CCTV footage. Police are looking for a male Caucasian, aged in his 20s, and of slim build.Any information on who this person is can be provided to Sergeant John Roberts on 09 261 1300 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Thanks

Posted by Counties Manukau Police on Sunday, April 3, 2016