December 30, 2013
Mugger Refuses Outdated Cell Phone
A gun-toting mugger in Central Park was so disappointed by his victim's cheap flip phone that he handed it back.
"Once he saw my phone, he looked at it like, 'What the f–k is this?' and gave it back to me," recalled Kevin Cook, 25, of Brooklyn. [...]
The gunman, who threatened to kill Cooke and his friend, was wearing a dark-green winter coat and blue jeans.(Source)
It appears another person, with a much better & newer phone, captured the attempted robbery on camera. T-Mobile decided to use the footage for a commercial: