Thursday, May 10, 2012
WANTED for iPhone Snatch, Atlantic Ave. L Train (73rd Precinct)
The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following suspect who is wanted in connection with a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 73rd Precinct. The details are as follows:
On Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 0030 hours, the victim, a F/H/29, was riding a northbound "L" train approaching the Atlantic Avenue & Havens Place subway station when the suspect grabbed her iPhone from her hand before exiting the train as it stopped at the station. The victim did not sustain any injuries as a result of this incident.
The suspect is described as being a M/B approximately 19-21 years old.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.