Police hunt for Brockville Freshii burglar

In this Monday, May 16, 2016 photo provided by Brockville police, authorities are trying to identify this man in a break-in at the Freshii on Parkedale Avenue. A quantity of money from the cash register was taken. (Brockville Police Service via Newswatch Group)

BROCKVILLE – City police are hunting for a man who broke into the Freshii restaurant early Sunday morning.

Police say the burglar got into the restaurant at 2539 Parkedale Avenue through a rear door around 4 a.m.

A quantity of cash from a cash register was taken and the machine was broken in the process.

The thief was in the store around five minutes before he left. He came back an hour later to trying an break into a floor safe, but he couldn’t get into it, police said.

He left the crime scene around 5:15 a.m.

In this Monday, May 16, 2016 photo provided by Brockville police, authorities are trying to identify this man in a break-in at the Freshii on Parkedale Avenue. A quantity of money from the cash register was taken. (Brockville Police Service via Newswatch Group)

In this Monday, May 16, 2016 photo provided by Brockville police, authorities are trying to identify this man in a break-in at the Freshii on Parkedale Avenue. A quantity of money from the cash register was taken. (Brockville Police Service via Newswatch Group)

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