NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for two suspects accused of snatching wallets in the Bronx.
Investigators say they’ve struck at least twice in the Soundview section since September, each time taking hundreds in cash.READ MORE: Residents Begin To Clean Up, Assess Damage After 2 Tornadoes Touch Down In Bucks County Leaving Path Of Destruction
According to police, the suspects stole the wallets right out of men’s pockets.READ MORE: Police Say Jonathan Perez, 34, Attacked 11-Year-Old Queens Girl, Made Sexually Threatening Statements
A 59-year-old says his wallet, containing $400 and several credit cards, was stolen back on Sept. 25.
A 38-year-old says the two suspects stole his wallet and $220 on Oct. 4.MORE NEWS: NYPD: 7 Gang Members Arrested In Bronx Car Dealership That Left Dad Injured As He Shielded His 3 Children
Anyone who recognizes the men or has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.