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Thieves steal coin machine from Brooklyn laundry room: police

Posted at 11:35 PM, Jan 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-08 23:35:25-05

Two men are wanted for stealing a coin machine from a laundry room in the Wakefield section of Brooklyn on New Year's Day, police said.

The incident took place at 1 a.m. on January 1 at East 236th Street. Two unidentified men got into the building's laundry room by breaking a basement door window. Once inside, they removed the machine before fleeing in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the males is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or on Twitter @ NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.