It happened around 2.30pm as a woman who was on a mobility scooter was outside Hull Central Library. The men ran off after they had allegedly knocked her to the floor and stole money from her.
The suspects, who are 49 and 32-years-old, were quickly arrested by officers and are in custody.
The victim was shaken and sustained minor injuries. She is receiving support from officers.
Log 266 of 5/9/18 refers.