Man, 54, Arrested in Robbery of 9-Year-Old Child

The man threw the boy into a wall, stole his cash and then fled on a bike, police say

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012  |  Updated 6:50 AM EDT
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Police are searching for this man, accused of pushing a 9-year-old boy, robbing him, then fleeing on a bike in the Fordham section of the Bronx Wedneday, Aug. 8. Anyone with information is asked to contact NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Police are searching for this man, accused of pushing a 9-year-old boy, robbing him, then fleeing on a bike in the Fordham section of the Bronx Wedneday, Aug. 8. Anyone with information is asked to contact NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Cops have arrested the man accused of robbing a 9-year-old boy in the Bronx before fleeing on a bicycle.

Police say Michael Johnson, 54, of the Bronx, followed the young boy into his apartment building in the Fordham section of the Bronx at about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8. Johnson then allegedly threw the boy into a wall, stole his cash and then fled on a bike

Johnson has charged with second-degree robbery. It's not clear if he had an attorney. 

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