Police have released the CCTV image of the thief, who climbed thorough a rubbish chute to steal valuable tools.
It has been reported that the unknown man was seen in the Bronx area of the city in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Police explains that he climbed into the building from the rubbish chute to steal tools worth around $700, including a powerful saw.
Image of the suspect has got circulated by the department in attempt to track him down.
Police even asks the people if anyone has any idea of him.