NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD is asking for help identifying a man on surveillance video connected to a robbery on a subway in the Bronx.
It happened around 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 6 on a northbound 6 train near the East 143rd St./St. Mary’s Street station.READ MORE: Vandalism At Suffolk County School's Soccer Facility Totals More Than $38,000, Police Say
Police say it started when an unidentified man made an “indecent” request to a 27-year-old woman on the train.
When she refused, the man started to grab at her clothes, police say.READ MORE: NYPD Looking For 2 Suspects After 3 Subway Riders Slashed Within Minutes In Lower Manhattan
During the incident, the man unclipped the woman’s fanny pack and left the station.
The bag contained keys, AirPods, the victim’s wallet, bank cards and ID, according to police.MORE NEWS: Qinxuan Pan, Sought In Killing Of Yale Student Kevin Jiang, Arrested In Alabama Following Nationwide Manhunt
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.