MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx — The NYPD on Tuesday launched surprising video of a person utilizing a rock to interrupt right into a Popeyes restaurant within the Bronx earlier than stealing a secure containing hundreds in money, authorities stated.

In response to police, it occurred round 6 a.m. again on Oct. 10 on the fried hen eatery situated at 2809 Third Ave, within the Mott Haven neighborhood.

Footage reveals the person utilizing a big stone to smash within the chain restaurant’s window earlier than climbing inside.

As soon as contained in the restaurant, the suspect climbs by means of a small window in a plexiglass protecting barrier alongside the counter, making his option to the again of the enterprise.

Video reveals the unidentified man seize a small secure and stroll by means of the Popeyes kitchen earlier than making his manner out. Officers stated he then fled the realm on foot.

Police stated the secure contained $2,000 in money.

The NYPD launched the video and picture of the housebreaking in hopes the general public might assist establish or find the suspect.

Submit tricks to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers cell app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then getting into TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are requested to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).