It has been reported to police that on Sunday, December 25, 2016 at approximately 2:00 p.m. the individual approached the 54 year-old male victim while on a Manhattan bound “L” train that was stopped inside the 14 Street and 3rd Avenue subway station. The individual proceeded to remove the victim’s Galaxy cell phone and flee. He is described as follows:
- Male, black, approximately 5’6″, approximately 160lbs.
Anyone with information in regards 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 WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.