Baby Burglary Caught on Monitor
The unnerving video was shot from a baby monitor inside the infant’s bedroom in a Riverdale apartment building.
At around 2 am on March 8, the burglar gained access to the room from an unsecured fire escape. As the 32-year-old man was seen walking about the room, the two month-old baby was sleeping in the crib. The burglar fled the apartment when he heard the child’s father in the next room.
Undeterred the crook, went to another apartment through the fire escape. There he stole jewelry, a backpack and a bicycle.
The suspect was last seen wearing a dark colored knit cap, a gray hooded sweater, a dark colored coat and he had on a dark colored backpack.
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