HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police in Westchester are looking for a busy smash-and-seize burglar who hit 5 totally different companies, even an area hearth division, multi functional night time.
As CBS2’s Brian Conybeare reported, the hungry suspect was apparently after money and meals.
They’re nonetheless cleansing up the injury from the rash of break-ins all inside two blocks in downtown Hastings on Hudson.
“Full catastrophe. The place was destroyed,” Tammy Cicalo stated.
Cicalo was the primary to name police when she set to work, early Wednesday morning on the Hastings Middle Restaurant on Warburton Ave the place the suspect destroyed a number of money registers, stole greater than $1,000 and went after fruit and pastries in a show case.
“In Hastings it’s very odd. It’s by no means heard of, companies don’t get damaged into, not to mention two or three or 4 in the identical night, it doesn’t occur,” she stated.
The busy burglar additionally shattered the again door of a stationary retailer, however didn’t get inside.
Police stated he hit an architect’s workplace down the road, once more smashing his approach in via a rear window, consuming meals, and ransacking the workplace.
“It’s scary, I really feel one of many issues we worth about this group is the sensation of security,” Linda Fiorillo stated.
The burglar broke into the hearth home via his again window. As soon as inside he stole a flat display TV, a frozen turkey, and a few scorching canine.
“It’s weird! I’m right here eleven years dwelling and dealing within the neighborhood. It’s simply weird, one thing like extraordinary,” Man Dellaria stated.
The suspect truly left the recent canine on the road in entrance of the diner, together with a stolen phone.
He stashed a partially eaten pie and grapefruit out again.
“I assume you get hungry after breaking into so many locations, you already know. It’s a whole lot of work I suppose,” Aaron Shade stated.
The proprietor of 1 deli stated a suspicious man with a minimize on his arm got here in asking to make use of the telephone at about the identical time because the break ins. Police assume he might have been their ravenous suspect.
Police stated they’ve surveillance video of the potential suspect, however haven’t launched it but.