NEW YORK - The NYPD has released surveillance footage showing an unidentified man stealing a bucket full of gold flake from the back of a truck in Midtown Manhattan. Police say the 86 pound bucket worth $1.6 million dollars was so heavy the suspect had trouble carrying it. According to the New York police department it took the man an hour to walk a distance that should have taken 10 minutes at the most.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). 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. (Gothamist)