$6M jewelry heist in Manhattan

The NYPD is searching for three men in connection with a $6 million New Year's Eve jewelry heist in Midtown Manhattan.

Police say the trio used a pry-bar and hammer to break into HGK Holdings jewelry wholesaler on West 36th Street at about 11 p.m. Saturday. Once inside, police say they removed the $6 million in jewelry from two safes.

The men then left through the sixth floor stairwell. No one was hurt. Police did not say how the safes were opened.

The NYPD released a photo of one of the suspects captured on a security camera. Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 1800-577-TIPS.

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