Man steals phone from 14-year-old, who was trying to sell it

Man steals phone from 14-year-old, who was trying to sell it
Police are in search of a black male wearing a red Adidas jacket after committing a robbery of a cell phone belonging to a 14 -year-old.

PALMETTO (WWSB) - A 14-year-old victim in Bradenton, who made arrangements to sell his phone on the “Letgo” mobile app, instead had it stolen on Sunday.

Deputies say the teen and the suspect met around 7:30pm on the 800 block of 29th Street E in Palmetto. But instead of handing the teen cash for the phone, the man snatched it from the teen and fled.

Deputies are in search of a black male around 5′10″ tall and 150 pounds. He was wearing a red Adidas jacket.

The teen wasn’t hurt.

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