Armed Duo Robs Teen of iPhone, Hoverboard Outside Rec Center in Philly - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Armed Duo Robs Teen of iPhone, Hoverboard Outside Rec Center in Philly

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Philadelphia police are searching for the suspects who robbed a 14-year-old of his iPhone and hoverboard at gunpoint.

The incident happened about 6 p.m. on December 18 outside the Shepard Recreation Center at N. 57th Street and Haverford Avenue.

According to police, two 14-year-old males were standing outside the rec center when they were approached by two armed men who demanded their belongings.

The suspects took an iPhone 6 and hoverboard from one of the teens. They also stole a book bag filled with clothes from the other 14-year-old.

Teen Robbed of iPhone, Hoverboard Outside Rec Center

[PHI] Teen Robbed of iPhone, Hoverboard Outside Rec Center
Philadelphia police are searching for the suspects who robbed a 14-year-old of his iPhone and hoverboard at gunpoint.
(Published Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016)

The suspects remain on the loose.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police.

  

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