PBSO looking to identify Royal Palm Beach phone thief

Posted at 4:48 PM, Nov 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-26 16:48:37-05

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. -- The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is looking to identify a man they say stole someone's phone at a Royal Palm Beach restaurant.

PBSO says the unknown male was captured on surveillance video picking up and concealing an iPhone 6S that the victim accidentally left on the counter while placing a food order.

The suspect appears to be a black male with black hair and a goatee. He was wearing a light colored shirt and appeared to be talking on his personal cell phone.

The incident occurred on November 5, 2016. The restaurant is located on State Road 7 in Royal Palm Beach.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.