VIDEO: Woman smashes taxi car window with cinder block in Manhattan
The NYPD is looking to identify a woman seen on video smashing a car window with a cinder block in Manhattan
Police say at about 10:15 a.m. Thursday, an unidentified female approached the vehicle with a cinder block and smashed open the driver-side window of a taxi. The victim's vehicle was parked on West 37th Street between 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue and left to use a restroom.
Police say the suspect removed an iPhone 8 valued at $300 and $40 in cash. She then fled on foot westbound on West 37th Street.
She removed an orange wig that she was wearing as she fled. The victim returned to his vehicle and discovered the damage/theft a short time later.