A 16-year-old was robbed for his iPhone by three males in Valley Stream on Friday, Nassau County police said.
According to police, three teenagers approached the victim walking on Jedwood Pl. and Sanford Court around 3 p.m., and asked him for the time, police said.
The teen was punched by one of the males, while another grabbed his iPhone from his hand, police said.
After the robbery, they fled on foot eastbound on Jedwood Pl. toward Mill Rd.
They were described as three black males, between 15 and 18 years old. One was wearing a black hoodie, police said.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.