VIDEO: 15-year-old boy robbed at knifepoint at Bronx subway station, suspect sought

Kimberly Dole
February 28, 2020 - 3:03 pm
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for a man they say robbed a teen boy with a knife at a Bronx train station Thursday morning. 

The incident occurred at 7:45 a.m. as 15-year-old boy was walking on the stairs to the northbound platform of the 176 Street station on the 4 train.

That's when officials say the suspect displayed a knife and demanded the teen's cellphone.

The victim complied and the suspect fled on foot with the victim's black iPhone 11.

Authorities ask anyone with information to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477.

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