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.

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

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