Police: Man wanted in connection to knifepoint robbery in Kingsbridge

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Police are looking for a man who robbed a woman of her cellphone at knifepoint in Kingsbridge.

It happened around 9 p.m. Friday. According to police, the suspect followed the 33-year-old woman into the foyer of her apartment building near West 192nd Street and University Avenue.

That's when he placed a knife to the woman's neck and demanded her iPhone, police say.

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The suspect is described as being between 17 and 22 years old. He had braids in his hair and was last seen wearing white Air Jordan 9 sneakers, a gray sweater and black jeans that had a hole by the knee.

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

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