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iPhone robbers caught on Bourbon Street surveillance video

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New Orleans, La.- Surveillance video captures two young men following and then robbing a man of his iPhone on Bourbon Street Sunday night.

The video clearly shows the victim talking on the phone as he walked in the 400 block of Bourbon Street, unaware he's being followed by two teenagers. Detectives say the first suspect tried to grab the victim's phone, but he resisted. So, the second suspect punched the man in the head. The suspects got away with the phone, making a dash down Bourbon Street.

Investigators say the thieves appeared to be teenagers, between 15 and 17 years old.

Detectives are asking for help from the public identifying the robbers.

You can watch the surveillance video here

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