WATCH: Man Steals Boy's Cell Phone, Flees | NBC New York

WATCH: Man Steals Boy's Cell Phone, Flees



    (Published Monday, Jan. 28, 2013)

    A man was caught on surveillance video stealing a cell phone from a boy in the Bronx, then running away.

    Police are now searching for the suspect, described as about 18 to 25 years old. 

    Police say the 13-year-old boy was walking in the South Bronx at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, when the robber approached him from behind, forcefully grabbed the boy's phone and fled. 

    Anyone who recognizes the suspect in the video is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or at 

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