Friday, May 25, 2018
Public safety

Teens rob boy of bike, shoes

TAMPA — A boy was robbed of his bike, shoes and cash on Christmas Day by four teens, at least one of whom was armed, Tampa Police said.

The boy was riding his bike on N 40th Street near Knollwood Street when the teens approached him at 4:15 p.m.

Tampa Police officers were on the scene in minutes and chased the suspects on foot with air service and K-9 patrols. Three suspects were caught. They range in age from 15 to 17. The final suspect, believed to be 16 or 17, was last seen wearing a black and yellow Nesquick Jacket and jeans and carrying a 9mm gun.

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