Local deputies searching for iPhone mugger

Victim was not hurt

Published On: Feb 05 2013 06:34:42 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 05 2013 06:36:57 PM EST
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LAKE WORTH, Fla. -

The search is on for a mugger, who stole a teenager's iPhone.

Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputies said the victim was sitting at the Congress Park Apartments in Lake Worth last Wednesday when he was ambushed.

Deputies said the mugger is seen in the above picture wearing a red shirt, jean shorts, large watch, and a Haitian flag bandana over his face.

He ambushed the victim from behind, grabbed his iPhone from his hands, and took off running.

If you recognize this guy, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.