Victim stunned as phone thief hands back his sim card
A YOUNG MAN who had his mobile phone taken during a mugging was left simply stunned when the thief handed him back the sim card of the phone.
Last Saturday night at around 9.30 p.m. the man was walking along the Mill Road in Greystones when he was approached by two youths.
The two thugs demanded money and the man’s mobile phone from him.
He complied with the thugs’ demands and gavewhat money he had and his mobile phone.
The thugs took the property and in an unusual step one of them opened the back of the phone and handed the man back his sim card.
The two are described as being in their late teens.
One of the thugs is described as being 5 ft 9 with black hair and was wearing a navy jumper and tracksuit.
The second culprit is described as being 6ft in height with blonde hair and was wearing a blue hoody and dark tracksuit bottoms.
Gardaí are asking anybody who may have been in the area at the time and saw something or anybody who may have information to contact them at Greystones Garda station on (01) 6665800.