Police Hunting Suspect in Cell Phone Robbery in The Bronx

By Jess Wisloski on July 9, 2013 7:42am 

Fordham Cell Phone Robbery Suspect
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FORDHAM — Cops are looking for a suspect who snatched a cell phone from a woman in The Bronx last month, according to the NYPD.

The brazen bandit ran up behind the 25-year-old victim on June 25 as she walked in front of 6 E. 184th St. about 11:20 a.m., police said.

That's when he grabbed the phone and fled on foot, police said.

The NYPD released a video of the crime. Cops have identified a second man captured in the video as a person of interest, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.

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