The men reportedly showed interest in purchasing a phone from the store, 2531 Naglee Road, at 3:35 p.m.
They asked the manger to open a display case, and when the case was opened, the men allegedly pushed the manager to the ground and started grabbing the merchandise.
The main culprit was described as being slender with short hair, a mustache and a large tattoo on the right side of his neck. He was reportedly wearing blue jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt over a white T-shirt.
Witnesses said the second man — who was seen helping the other man — also had a slender build and was wearing a grey and red hat with blue jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt that had large white lettering on the front.
Both men were described as being black and in their early 20s.
Anyone with information about this crime can leave an anonymous tip by calling 831-4847, texting "TIPTPD" plus a message to 274637 or submitting a tip online at www.tipsubmit.com.
Tracy police received 171 calls for service Monday, March 11. The following is a sample of those reports.
8:12 a.m.: Officials from Kimball High School, 3200 Jaguar Way, contacted the school resource officer and reported that a message was posted on a social media site stating there would be a shooting at the school. It’s unclear where the message was posted. The call was closed at 10:37 a.m., and a report was expected. No other details were provided.
8:50 a.m.: Two students at Monte Vista Middle School, 751 W Lowell Ave., were stopped for allegedly smoking marijuana before coming to the school. The incident was being handled internally by the school. Parents were given referrals by police so that the students could seek help.
2:35 p.m.: Officers arrested a 19-year-old girl who was allegedly involved in a fight with her mother at the Royal Motel, 1201 W. 11th St. The mother reportedly suffered a head injury and needed medical assistance.
6:15 p.m.: Police arrested a 67-year-old man who was allegedly intoxicated on the corner of Sixth and D streets. He was reportedly yelling at a family and threatening to attack them.
6:58 p.m.: A warning was issued to a 47-year-old man who was allegedly saying inappropriate things to two teenage girls outside of the Tracy Public Library, 20 E. Eaton Ave. The man was allegedly telling the girls to kiss each other. He wasn’t arrested because officers determined he had been drinking, but wasn’t intoxicated.
• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. All those arrested are assumed innocent until proven guilty, and charges may have been dropped or added as of publication. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.