Rochester teen charged with stealing an iPhone

Posted at: 05/15/2013 11:24 AM | Updated at: 05/15/2013 11:34 AM

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A teenager has been arrested and charged with stealing an iPhone from a woman's pocket while she was waiting for the bus on East Main Street Tuesday morning.

Police say 16-year-old Jamieack Baxter twisted a woman's arm, removed her iPhone from her pocket and then took off down State Street. We are told the woman then ran after Baxter when police say he struck her.

After a brief chase with police, Baxter was taken into custody and charged with robbery and grand larceny.

The woman was not hurt and police did recover her cell phone.

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