THE BRONX — Police are searching for a man wanted for snatching an iPod and headphones from a 13-year-old subway rider in the Bronx.
The victim was riding the 5 train in Williamsbridge around 3:30 p.m. on July 17, police said.
As the train pulled into the Gun Hill Road station near White Plains Road, the suspect snatched the teenager’s iPod and headphones and fled.
The suspect is described as a man in his early 20s, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9, wearing a blue-and-white shirt and with black hair pulled back into two shoulder-length braids.
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.