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Thief tunnels into NYC home, steals art

Friday, December 24, 2010

Police in Manhattan are searching for a suspect who stole a number of artworks, watches and jewelry.

It happened in Greenwich Village sometime between Wednesday, November 24th and Sunday, November 28th.

The suspect apparently broke in through a hallway wall into the apartment and got away with the items.

A video recorder attached to surveillance cameras inside the apartment was also taken.

The stolen items include:
"Thinking Nude," 42" x 61" print - Roy Lichtenstein
"Moonscape," 19"x 23" print - Roy Lichtenstein
"Camouflage," 38" x 38" set of eight signed prints in various colors - Andy Warhol
"The Truck," 39" x 39" print - Andy Warhol
"Superman," 38" x 38" print - Andy Warhol
"Live Cat," 48" x 60" oil painting - Carl Fudge

Anyone with information regarding this Burglary is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).

You can also submit your tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at or by texting your tips to CRIMES (274637), and then entering TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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