THE PSNI have warned the public to be on the alert for thieves targeting people carrying mobile phones in north Belfast.
York Road neighbourhood officer Sgt Brian Caskey said three mobile phones had been stolen in the New Lodge area in recent days.
“Please be aware of this type of incident and report any suspicious activity. Our schools have been advised,” said Sgt Caskey.
Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000.