Police: Fethi Nekrouf, 18, arrested for stealing iPhone in Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen

Police say Nekrouf sent a picture of himself

Police say Nekrouf sent a picture of himself and his partner to the victim's mother. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

BROOKLYN - A Brooklyn teenager has been arrested for a robbery in Manhattan.

Police say 18-year-old Fethi Nekrouf, of Bushwick, and an accomplice stole an iPhone in Hell's Kitchen just before midnight on April 17.

They say Nekrouf took a picture of himself with his partner using the stolen phone and sent it to the victim's mother. 

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Nekrouf is being charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property. Police are still searching for the second suspect.

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