Cell Phone Thefts
Police have released surveillance photos of suspects in two cellphone robberies on the CTA Green Line last week in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
In three incidents, the suspect grabs a cellphone from a person’s hand and runs off the train, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
The distraction techniques of the thieves are brazen, CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
A new cell phone theft scam is afoot around Chicago.