Phone Fiend on the Lose in the Bronx, Cops Say
A young woman has become another victim of iPhone theft -- through a subway snatch-and-grab.
(But hey, at least she didn't get shot in back over it, like this Bronx man.)
Cops say that the 26-year-old woman was on the north-bound 6-train, at the Bronx's Whitlock Avenue stop around 8 a.m. Monday, when the creep rushed her, grabbed the smartphone, and ran.
Cops want your help finding the perp, described as a 6-foot-3, 180-pound black male, from 20 to 25-years-old. At the time of the crime, the scumbag was sporting a grey hoodie, black t-shirt, blue jeans, and a black beaded bracelet with black, red, and crystal beads on his right wrist.
Help bring this crim in. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 and then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.
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