A man was walking home at 11:35 a.m. on Wednesday near Capp and 20th streets when a male suspect approached him and demanded his property, police reported. The suspect and another man pushed the victim to the ground and took money and a cell phone from his pockets. The two suspects then fled on foot.
No arrests were made.
At 6:25 p.m. on Wednesday, a woman was looking at her cell phone at 19th and Alabama streets when a man ran up behind her, grabbed the phone, and ran away. The victim suffered a cut to her finger. Police located the suspect and made an arrest. The victim’s cell phone was recovered.