SECURITY VIDEO: Money Stolen From Restaurant

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Police are investigating a weekend break-in at a Des Moines restaurant.

Investigators released security video is from a locked office inside the Barattas Reception Hall on Third Street.

After the thief got in, he went directly for the surveillance camera in order to point it towards the ceiling.

tattooThe suspect got away with $500 but left an important piece of evidence behind.

Though the thief used a facemask, the surveillance video shows part of a tattoo on the suspect's right wrist.

Anyone who can identify the suspect or tattoo is asked to call the Des Moines police department.