Cops: Bike-riding thieves swipe iPhone

Robbery Squad detectives are investigating the theft Wednesday of an iPhone by two bicycle-riding suspects in Uniondale, Nassau County police said.

A man, 26, was walking on Jerusalem Avenue at about 8:50 p.m. when the two suspects approached him, detectives said.

They punched him in the face, took the iPhone and then rode off south on Uniondale Avenue, police said.


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The victim told police he was not injured.

Both suspects were in their late teens with thin builds and riding dark-colored bicycles, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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