Police are searching for a man caught on camera stealing a specialized triathlon bicycle that was locked on a Williamsburg street.
According to police, the bike was chained outside Brooklyn Brewery located at 79 North 11th Street on Sunday, November 8th. It was stolen around 4:10 p.m.
Investigators released surveillance video of the suspect, described as 30-40 years old and wearing a green hooded jacket, gray jeans, black sneakers and carrying a black book bag. The video shows him contemplating the bike, walking away and then turning around—he puts his hood on before stealing the bike:
Brooklyn Brewery Bicycle Thiefby Gothamist
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.