Teen Arrested in Armed Bodega Robbery in Harlem - NBC New York

Teen Arrested in Armed Bodega Robbery in Harlem



    Teen Arrested in Bodega Robbery

    (Published Wednesday, June 17, 2015)

    Police have arrested one of three teens wanted in an armed robbery at an East Harlem bodega. 

    The robbery happened just after 9 a.m. Saturday at a bodega on East 115th Street. Two of the teens, one armed with a handgun, went into the bodega while the third teen stood outside. One of the teens pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. The three got the cash and then took off on foot.

    No injuries were reported during the robbery.

    The 16-year-old who was arrested was charged with robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.

    Anyone with information on the other teens' whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS.

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