By Carol Tannenhauser
The fellow fleeing above allegedly snatched a cellphone from the hand of a 36-year-old woman on a southbound #2 train in the vicinity of Broadway and West 72nd Street, on April 10 at around 8:25 p.m. The woman was not injured. The suspect fled from the station, police said. They have released a surveillance photograph in the hopes that the public will help find him.
The possible perp is described as approximately 5’7″, last seen wearing a baseball cap, a jacket with a design on the front and back, and blue sweatpants.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/, on Twitter @NYPDTips.
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