A man was pickpocketed while he was praying inside a Harlem mosque Saturday afternoon, police said.
The suspect entered the mosque near East 127th Street and Third Avenue at around 4:30 p.m., where he robbed the 23-year-old victim of his iPhone, credit cards and other personal items, authorities said. He then fled the scene.
The suspect was last seen wearing a white baseball hat, white sneakers, a blue jacket and blue jeans.
Anyone with information regarding the incident should call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.