Phone Thief and Cheap Shot Attacker Caught on Camera

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Police are searching for an iPhone thief who snatched a phone from a man outside the Rawhide bar Sunday night.

Surveillance video shows the theft at the intersection of St. Ann and Burgundy streets.

It also shows a man with the thief take a swing at the victim when he gets up to chase the robber.

The thief later catches up with the man who threw the punch and is caught on the same camera.

If you recognize either of the men in the video call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.