2 stole cellphones from CTA Green Line passengers, police say

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
2 wanted in cellphone thefts on CTA Green Line
Two people are wanted in connection with the thefts of cellphones from passengers on CTA Green Line trains.
Chicago Police Department-WLS

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Two men allegedly stole cellphones from passengers on a CTA Green Line train last week, Chicago police said.

Police released photos of the offenders, who entered a train in the 100-block of North Wabash and took the phones from commuters' hands before running away.

The incident occurred at about 7 p.m. Saturday.

The offenders are described as being between 17 and 25 years old, between 5-feet-7-inches and 6-feet tall and weighing 140 to 175 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Chicago police at 312-747-8382.