NYPD: Bike rider snatches 6 phones from women in Belmont

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The NYPD is searching for a cellphone thief who steals while riding a bike in Belmont.

News 12 is told the man is connected to six incidents between May 1 and May 23.

Police say he rode by six different women on a bike and snatched their phones out of their hands and pockets, and even took a purse from one victim who was eating outside of a restaurant.

No injuries were reported.

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