Bicycle-riding thieves wanted for robbing two women in Manhattan: cops

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MANHATTAN –– Two bicycle-riding thieves are wanted for snatching iPhones from two women in Manhattan this month, police said.

Screen Shot 2015-07-24 at 2.22.57 AMIn their latest stunt, a 24-year-old woman who was walking in vicinity of Madison Avenue and East 23rd Street about 5:05 a.m. Monday when  they drove up on their bicycles and removed her iPhone 6 from her hand, according to police. They then fled the scene.

Last week, a 28-year-old woman was walking in front of 459 Park Avenue when the bicycling bandits took her iPhone away before fleeing, cops said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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