Thief steals power tools and a bike from shed in Marine Park

Brooklyn Paper
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook

Don’t miss our updates:

Cops are searching for the burglar who they say looted a shed in Marine Park on Wednesday.

The thief snuck into the backyard of the victim’s E. 28th Street home near Quentin Road at 2 p.m. on Aug. 21, when he cut the lock to the shed, and nabbed power tools and a bike before fleeing, cops said.

Investigators described the suspect as a man in his mid twenties, with blonde hair worn in a ponytail, and with a tattoo on his left arm.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Chandler Kidd at or by calling (718) 260–2525. Follow her at
Updated 1:23 pm, August 23, 2019
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook

Don’t miss our updates:

Reasonable discourse

Jack from Brooklyn says:
A Brooklyn paper should get the neighborhood correct, that would be Madison, not Marine Park
Aug. 23, 2019, 12:31 pm
Jim from Cobble Hill says:
Suspect has man-bun. Shoot on site.
Aug. 23, 2019, 12:44 pm
bkhatman from nubrucklyn says:
Hipster-criminals from Bushwick at it again.
Aug. 23, 2019, 6:06 pm

Comments closed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: