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Suspects slap iPhone out of victim’s hand: Police

Police believe that these four suspects slapped an iPhone from a woman's hand in Forest Hills last month. Photos courtesy NYPD
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FOREST HILLS — A woman had her iPhone stolen by some slap-happy suspects last month, according to the NYPD.

A woman was walking near 61-25 97th St. Sept. 18 at around 10:30 p.m. when four suspects approached her, police said.

Her iPhone was slapped from her hand and one of the suspects picked it off the ground before the group fled, police said.

The woman was not injured, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the incident can call 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visit or text TIP577 to 274637. All calls are kept confidential.

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