NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for an eyebrow-raising suspect in Queens.
The man allegedly stole a teenager’s cellphone earlier this month on the subway.READ MORE: NYPD: 2 Gunman Wanted After 10 Shot Outside Queens Laundromat
It happened around 3:30 p.m. on June 19 on board a 7 train at the 69th Street station.READ MORE: COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant
Police said the suspect snatched the 17-year-old victim’s phone from her hands and then ran away.
Investigators released a photo of the man they’re searching for, showing what appear to be large tattoos above his eyebrows.MORE NEWS: NYPD: 3 Shot In Washington Heights, No Arrests
Anyone with information about his whereabouts 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.