Man robbed at knife point in Brooklyn after trying to sell iPhone on Craigslist

A man robbed a victim at knifepoint and stole his iPhone after scheduling a meeting on Craigslist, police say.

A man robbed a victim at knifepoint and stole his iPhone after scheduling a meeting on Craigslist, police say. (12/31/15)

BROOKLYN - A man robbed a victim at knife point and stole his iPhone after scheduling a meeting on Craigslist, police say.

They say the suspect and the victim agreed to meet on the corner of Avenue U and East 16th Street.

Police say the suspect got into the victim’s car to look at the iPhone, but pulled out a knife and threatened the man. They say the suspect ran off with the iPhone. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS

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