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Police: Man throws chair at sitting victim, steals his phone in Midtown

A man is wanted after throwing a chair at another person and taking their phone in Midtown, police say.

News 12 Staff

Sep 22, 2022, 12:01 PM

Updated 636 days ago

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Police: Man throws chair at sitting victim, steals his phone in Midtown
A man is wanted after throwing a chair at another person and taking their phone in Midtown, police say.
According to authorities, a 66-year-old man was sitting at an outdoor table at 370 West 58 Street when a man walking on the same street picked up a chair and threw it at the victim.
The victim dropped his cellphone and the suspect then picked up the phone and fled eastbound on West 58 Street. Officers say the incident took place on Sept. 9 at 10:30 p.m.
The victim was treated for a broken bone in his forearm.


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