Suspects sought in violent iPhone robbery

Surveillance photo of suspects wanted in Woodside robbery

May 19, 2012 6:21:53 AM PDT
Police are looking for a pair of suspects who attacked a woman and stole her iPhone. The robbery happened just before 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 11.

The woman was walking home in the area of 50th Street and 43rd Avenue in Woodside, Queens.

The two suspects attacked from behind, grabbing the woman around her neck, removing her iPhone and throwing her to the ground.

The victim sustained minor injuries to her neck and shoulder as a result of this incident.

The suspects are described as two Hispanic young men, 15-20 years old, 5'7" and 150 lbs.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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