A Thief Stole Gold Leaf ( Worth $1,600,000.00) On A Street In Manhattan.
Dec 14, 2016
According to report by British "Daily Post" , on November 30th, the New York police released a video , wanting a thief who stole gold leaf ( worth $1,600,000.00) on a street in Manhattan.
Seen from the video, the thief stole the gold leaf in an easy way: he just took away a metal barrel from the truck while the armed guards turned head . The barrel contained 78 pounds of gold leaf. The total value is nearly $1,600,000.00.
It is reported the theft occurred in New York's most prosperous city center- 48 street. When the thief took place, no one from the big crowds on the streets ever took notice of his behavior. In the process he had to move the metal barrel to their own small truck. He even once put down the barrel on the ground and made his arm have a break. The whole process didn't appear any panic or guilty trace.
Police said that this happend as the armed guards temporarily left the post to get their own mobile phones in the front part of the truck, which gave the thief a chance At the same time, they also believe that, when the thief steal the barrel, he might not know what was inside this metal barrel.
Police believed the thief was hiding in the state of Florida.