Two men trip, rob teenager walking in Gary, police report

2013-08-30T00:05:00Z Two men trip, rob teenager walking in Gary, police report nwitimes.com
August 30, 2013 12:05 am

GARY | A 16-year-old boy was reportedly attacked and robbed Wednesday night by two men while walking in the area of 5th Avenue and Fillmore Street.

Police said the teen was walking home about 9 p.m. when he was approached by two men who tripped him. The victim reportedly fell to the ground, after which the men began going through his pockets before eventually fleeing the scene on foot.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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