Thief steals phone from person's hand in Waterford City

A person had their phone snatched from their hand by a thief in Waterford City recently.

It happened on Saturday on Catherine Street when a man approached them.

Speaking on this week's Waterford Garda Watch, Garda Iain O'Byrne gave the details.

The robbery happened at roughly 3:45pm and the thief had asked to use the phone.


He was wearing a black puffer jacket, black jumper, and grey bottoms

"Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Waterford Gardaí on 051 305 300," Garda O'Byrne said.

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