Man smokes cigarette while burglarizing Hollywood home

Police believe man may be responsible for another burglary in area

By Peter Burke - Managing Editor

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - A man couldn't stop smoking a cigarette while he burglarized a Hollywood home Thursday afternoon.

The burglary was reported about 5:10 p.m. in the 2100 block of North Park Road.

Hollywood police said the man entered the home through the back porch, stealing a laptop, jewelry and personal identification information.

Surveillance video shows the man smoking a cigarette as he enters the porch and pries open the sliding-glass door in the back of the home.

Police said the man may be responsible for another burglary in the area.

Anyone who recognizes him is asked to call Hollywood police at 954-967-4411.

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