Police search for pick-pockets in Riverdale

Police are looking for two suspects involved in pick-pocket robberies in Riverdale.

Police say the suspects took the wallet and credit card of a 16-year-old near 252 Riverdale Ave. on May 3. Shortly after, the suspects stole a watch from a 60-year-old male. According to police, both of the victims were attacked from behind.

Police say they have stepped up patrols and have two plainclothes officers patrolling the area at night.

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