The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s assistance identifying a suspect wanted for Sudden Snatching of a cell phone.

Suspect wanted for Sudden Snatching of a cell phone.

An unknown male, armed with a weapon, agreed to meet the victim to purchase a cell phone.  During their meeting the suspect produced a firearm, snatched the cell phone and fled on foot.

The suspect was described as, 17 – 20 years of age and muscular build.

This incident occurred on July 28, 2017 at 2:00 pm. The incident occurred at a plaza on Forest Hill Blvd and Military Trail.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-8477 or submit a tip online at You will stay anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000!