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SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Florida. – A cheeky bandit in a stolen U-Haul ripped off dozens of residents at a Sunny Isles Beach high-rise.

Security cameras captured the stuck truck as it rolled through the exit of the luxury apartment building at 400 Sunny Isles Beach Blvd on April 7.

“I hope viewers will recognize this guy wearing sunglasses with in a parking lot in the middle of the night,” the Sunny Isles Beach Police Sgt. Brian Schnell. “We don’t tolerate that sort of thing at Sunny Isles Beach. This is a secure building where residents expect their property to be safe in this parking lot.

The man inside the truck was wearing sunglasses despite being in the middle of the night.

Unaware of the world, he wandered around the garage breaking into vehicles, even getting into a car for a ride, police said.

“There were several thousand dollars worth of (stolen) property, ranging from golf equipment to headphones to jewelry,” Schnell said.

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A man captured in surveillance video breaking into several cars inside the private garage of a luxury Sunny Isles Beach skyscraper. (Sunny Isles Beach Police)

Police say the stolen U-Haul was eventually found in Hollywood after being abandoned.

Local 10 News has covered several stories of what is becoming a disturbing trend lately in which stolen rental vehicles are being used in burglaries in South Florida.

The Sunny Isles police are confident that the person seen in this luxury high-rise will be captured and held accountable for their crimes.

“We’ll see you soon,” the Sunny Isles Beach Police Detective said. Mitch Glansburg.

Police are urging anyone with information or who think they recognize the man in the video to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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