Police: Pair wanted for snatching cellphones on 2 train

Two men are wanted by police in connection to snatching riders’ cellphones on the 2 train in the Bronx. It happened on Oct. 12, around

Two men are wanted by police in connection to snatching riders cellphones on the 2 train in the Bronx.

Two men are wanted by police in connection to snatching riders cellphones on the 2 train in the Bronx. (10/19/16)

THE BRONX - Two men are wanted by police in connection to snatching riders’ cellphones on the 2 train in the Bronx. 

It happened on Oct. 12, around 9:15 p.m. on the northbound 2 train.

Police say one suspect snatched a 33 year-old woman's cellphone from her hand, and the second suspect snatched the 59-year-old man's cellphone from his hand. Both of the men ran off the train. 

Police have released surveillance video of the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Videos from inside the halls and classrooms of 1 Videos capture violent fights inside M.S. 232
News 12 The Bronx asked residents what they 2 Word on the Street: Inauguration Day
VIDEO: Nonprofit opens food pantry at East Bronx 3 VIDEO: Nonprofit opens food pantry at East Bronx Academy
The Buzz: Bronx 3-month old dies after alleged 4 The Buzz: Bronx 3-month old dies after alleged abuse
A look at the highlights of the 2017 5 Highlights from the 2017 People's Choice Awards

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE