Police search for suspects in subway phone robberies

December 16, 2011 7:02:07 AM PST
Police are looking for help in finding two teenage robbery suspects who struck on the subway in seperate incidents.

In one incident, a teen robbed an 18-year-old woman on an uptown No. 1 train Sunday afternoon.

Police say he was armed with a knife and demanded her Blackberry. The woman handed it over, and the suspect got off at the 231st Street station in Kingsbridge.

The second incident involved another teen and happened a few hours later at the same station.

The attacker tried to steal an iPhone, but the victim fought him off.

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