No-class burglar strikes on Classon

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Police are after a man who they say pulled off a pricey heist in Clinton Hill on July 17.

The suspect swiped several laptop and tablet computers along with $3,000 in cash from a first-floor apartment on Classon Avenue, police said. The fellow broke into the abode through a rear door sometime between 8:35 am and 3:38 pm, according to a police report.

Officers describe the suspect as 45 years old, partially bald, 5-feet-6, and about 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, black jeans, and white sneakers, cops said.

Police ask that anyone with information about the man’s whereabouts call (800) 577–8477 or submit tips at

Reach reporter Noah Hurowitz at or by calling (718) 260-4505. Follow him on Twitter @noahhurowitz
Updated 10:17 pm, July 9, 2018
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Reasonable discourse

parent from Fort Greene says:
Classon Ave. is the border between Clinton Hill and Bed-Stuy. It's many blocks away from Fort Greene.
Aug. 1, 2014, 9:09 am
Nathan Tempey (Brooklyn Paper) says:
Good point. I am updating the story now.
Aug. 1, 2014, 11:38 am

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