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cellphone robbery

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Long Island City »

The thief stole a woman's iPhone in Long Island City, police said. 

SoHo »

The suspect snatched the belongings from the victim's coat pocket at the subway entrance.


The suspect followed the woman into the station before jumped the turnstile with her phone, police said.

Lower East Side »

The unknown assailants may have used knives or box cutters, police said. 

Astoria »

The man came up to the child as he was walking down the street and put his arm around him, police say.

St. George »

The suspect stole cellphones from four people on Staten Island, police said.

Midtown »

The off-duty officer stepped in during an attempted iPhone robbery, police said. 

Upper West Side »

Police are looking for a pair of suspects involved in two cellphone robberies last week.

Upper West Side »

One of the arrested teens had been shot multiple times by rival gang members in March, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

The two men are suspected of a series of cellphone store robberies.

East Williamsburg »

The suspect threatened the victim by saying, "Don't cry, or I'll kill you," police said.

Williamsburg »

Police said the toilet had not been used before the burglary.

Bed-Stuy »

The 25-year-old woman was riding the train near Ralph Avenue when her phone was snatched, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Lesley Garcia, a 13-year-old metal fan, said she wanted her Christmas present back.

Jackson Heights »

The victim leapt into the car and fought thieves to get her cellphone back, police said.