Group of knife-wielding teens rob 13-year-old Brooklyn boy of phone, groceries

1010 WINS Newsroom
December 07, 2019 - 2:18 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Police are searching for a group of teens who mugged a 13-year-old boy at knifepoint in Brooklyn last weekend.

The boy was walking on East 16th Street in Sheepshead Bay last Saturday when the group of five teen boys surrounded him, police said.

One of them pulled out a knife and the group robbed him, according to police.

Brooklyn boy robbed by teens

The group then stole the boy’s iPhone, Apple AirPods and groceries before taking off on foot.

Police released surveillance video of the suspects on Saturday.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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