ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS)—Atlantic City police are searching for the person they say stole an officer’s cell phone during an investigation over the weekend.
It happened around 6 a.m. on August 12 when a detective lost her cellular phone while chasing a man connected to a narcotics investigation.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating 2 Separate Fatal Hit-And-Runs: 'It Can Get Pretty Chaotic Around Here'
Police say the detective lost her phone when she was shoved to the ground.READ MORE: Temple University Students, Faculty Have Mixed Feelings About Returning To In-Person Learning
That’s when police say another man allegedly picked up the detective’s phone and did not return it.
Anyone with information about the identity of this man is asked to call 609-347-5766.MORE NEWS: Teenage Boy Shot 7 Times In West Philadelphia, Police Say