Woman: My iPhone snatched from hand downtown

2 men make off with stolen phone Friday

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:33:47 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 22 2013 11:28:49 AM CST
MADISON, Wis. -

Police said a 20-year-old downtown resident was talking with her mother when one of two thieves grabbed her iPhone from her hand Friday evening.

According to the report, the woman was in the 500 block of North Henry Street Friday at about 7:45 p.m. when the robbery occurred.

The woman told police the thieves were black men and wore dark clothing and black coats. One man wore a heather-gray winter hat and the other wore a gray hoodie under his coat, the report said.

The perpetrators fled toward Langdon Street, police said.