WANTED: Grand Larceny (Manhattan)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 5 Precinct/TD2. Details are as follows:

It was reported to the police that on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 11:15 p.m. the victim, a 19-year old female was on a southbound “6” train, when it entered the Centre Street and Chambers Street subway station, the individual on the platform waited for the doors to open and grabbed the victim’s iPhone cellphone and fled the station to parts unknown.

The individual is a:

  •  Male, black, 18-25 years of age, brown eyes, black hair, medium complexion.

Last seen wearing a:

  •  Gray hat, black jacket, black shirt, black jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.