Crowd Steals $750,000 In Fur From NYC Store Amid Protests

WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 06, 2020 - 4:28 pm

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – A group of people stole $750,000 worth of fur from a Manhattan business as large protests were happening earlier this week, police said.

The NYPD released surveillance video Saurday from Madison Avenue Furs on West 27th Street, at Sixth Avenue.

The fur store being burglarized

Police said a group of 15 to 20 people entered the business after breaking a glass door around 11:15 p.m. Monday.

Video shows people streaming into the business and grabbing merchandise.

Police said $750,000 in furs were stolen.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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