Masked thugs on bikes try to steal mobile phone in Stamford Hill

These two men attempted to snatch a mobile phone in Linthorpe Road, Stamford Hill. Picture: @Shomrim

These two men attempted to snatch a mobile phone in Linthorpe Road, Stamford Hill. Picture: @Shomrim - Credit: Archant

Two masked thugs were seen riding off on bikes after an attempted mobile phone snatch in Stamford Hill.

The duo targeted the victim in Linthorpe Road at about 2.45pm yesterday.

Volunteers from the Jewish neighbourhood watch service Shomrim witnessed the incident and took a photograph of these two men.

The Shomrim then called the police who are now looking into the attempted theft.

Do you recognise these men? If so, contact police on 101.