The suspect snatched the iPhone as the Manhattan-bound F train entered the 9th Street stop, cops said.
Police were looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed the victims after they watched him dance.
Jorge Sanchez, 27, is accused of exchanging stolen Sephora products for store credit.
A man riding on the S52 bus near Jersey Street had his phone stolen, police said.
The suspects entered the stores last month and took iPhones on display, police said.
Police said 17-year-old Louis Barragan threatened and robbed a Bronx dad and 4-year-old son Wednesday.
The victim was riding the 1 train earlier this month when the suspect swiped her phone, police said.
A 41-year-old woman was punched and scratched by a cell phone thief on Carroll Street and Eighth Avenue.
From fake checks to phone snatches, assaults to robberies, crime is up, and location-specific.
Police said a group of teenagers stole phones from three victims in Fort Greene last week.
Days after the Craigslist caper, the suspects robbed a 17-year-old in Melrose, cops said.
Police say the suspect punched a man and stole his phone from the 163rd Street C train station.
A 52-year-old employee of Eden Flowers told police he faked a robbery to steal money from the store.
A late-night reveler had her unattended purse stolen about 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, cops said.
The 76th Precinct is conducting a program called "Spot it to Secure it."
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