BEFORD - A man shopping at local deli has been caught on video taking a donation box meant for a humane society.

The owners of the Bedford Bagel and Bakery say a man took the box, hid it in his coat and took off with the money on Saturday. The suspect was caught on surveillance video wearing jeans and a black-hooded jacket.

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The cash was meant for animals at the Putnam County Humane Society.

The Bedford Police Department is asking that anyone recognizing the man call them at 914-241-3111.