LITTLE ITALY, Manhattan (PIX11) — A man stole a woman’s cellphone right out of her hands Friday inside a building on Hester Street in Manhattan, according to authorities.

The victim was seen on video sitting in a building lobby when an unknown man entered the building around 11 a.m. and snatched her phone from her hand. Police said when the 24-year-old victim went to get her phone back, the man pointed a gun at her before leaving the area on foot.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.