Woman knocked off bike in Southwest Corridor mugging in Jamaica Plain

A woman riding her bicycle in the Southwest Corridor knocked off by a guy who managed to make off with her iPhone 3G after failing to get her bike. She suffered a busted lip and a black eye in the attack.

Police started looking for a white man with tattoos and quickly found a possible suspect nearby.

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 21:46

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