Police are hunting a man who robbed his victim of a cellular phone early Tuesday in central Fresno.
The incident took place about 7:30 a.m. in the alley of Fulton Street just north of Belmont Avenue. The victim was approached and asked for money. When he turned away, the bandit snatched his phone from a belt clip and ran.
The suspect was identified as Hispanic, about 5 feet, 9 inches tall with a speech impediment. Anyone with information about his identity is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (559) 498-STOP.