MANATEE -- A woman at a country night club in the 5500 block of 14th Street West told deputies a man snatched an iPhone out of her hand and fled about 1:53 a.m. Sunday, the Manatee Sheriff's Office reported.
The victim said the man approached her, requesting to use her phone. After she dialed the phone for the man, he grabbed it from her hand and left the night club on foot.
Deputies responded to the scene, set up a perimeter, and conducted a search with a police dog. Although they did not find the robber, they did find the iPhone along the path the suspect would have taken. There were no injuries.
The suspect was described as 6-foot-1 to 6-foot-5, weighing 165 to 185 pounds, and being 25-30 years old.