FORT GREENE - Police are searching for three suspects who they say robbed a man on a northbound C train in Fort Greene.
The incident occurred at around 1:30 p.m. Monday as the train was pulling into the Lafayette Street subway station.
Police say the suspects forcibly took the 24-year-old victim's Samsung Galaxy smartphone by holding him down and ripping it from his hand. The suspects then took off.
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Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.