NEW YORK — A one-of-its-kind marriage ceremony costume was stolen after supply and a Manhattan couple is on a mission to get it again.
Doing their very own investigating, they discovered video of what seems to be somebody ripping open the bundle and taking the costume, CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis reported Wednesday.
“We’re getting married on June 5,” Heti Rukmana mentioned.
Rukmana and Danny Kelly’s huge day is across the nook.
“So excited,” she mentioned.
“From the second we determined that we have been going to get married, the primary telephone name she made was to her cousin to begin her dream marriage ceremony costume,” Kelly added.
A standard handmade Indonesian marriage ceremony costume to be exact, which her cousin labored on for months in Indonesia.
“We designed collectively, me and her. It was purported to be excellent,” Rukmana mentioned.
It was delivered to the couple’s Morningside Heights condominium on Monday afternoon. The transport firm despatched a photograph confirming the intense yellow field was delivered to their door.
“Once we bought within the foyer the packages weren’t in entrance of our door like they usually could be,” Kelly mentioned.
So that they went exterior and searched alongside the road and in trash cans. The field was ultimately discovered and proper above it was a surveillance digital camera. They bought ahold of the footage, which seems to point out somebody with the bundle of sentimental worth.
“He sat down, ripped open the field, bought up and put the empty field on this rubbish,” Kelly mentioned.
“I used to be crying. I used to be like, ‘Oh my God, he does not even know what this implies to me,'” Rukmana mentioned.
DeAngelis spoke to different neighbors on the block off digital camera who mentioned their packages have additionally been stolen and that type of crime is an issue within the space.
“Simply from our personal information and all of my mates that reside within the metropolis and haven’t got doorman buildings, it is a huge downside,” Kelly mentioned.
The couple filed a police report, hopeful the costume will flip up.
“We nonetheless have an opportunity to get it again as a result of he did not destroy it. He put it in his backpack,” Kelly mentioned.
“What would it not imply to you to put on that costume on June 5?” DeAngelis requested.
“It is gonna be a miracle,” Rukmana mentioned.
Which might flip this marriage ceremony nightmare right into a fortunately ever after.
The couple says after getting their marriage license Wednesday they have been going to test native thrift outlets. They’re hoping the particular person tried to promote the costume and so they can retrieve it.