(DNAINFO) Leslie Albrecht | February 24, 2016 — Police said they have arrested three teens in connection with recent cellphone robberies near M.S. 51.
Kids from “good families” are behind a string of recent cellphone robberies targeting tweens and teens near a popular neighborhood playground, police said Tuesday.
Police have arrested three of five teen boys they believe are responsible for as many as eight recent cellphone robberies near M.S. 51 and J.J. Byrne Playground, said 78th Precinct commanding officer Capt. Frank DiGiacomo at Tuesday night’s 78th Precinct Community Council meeting.