By Dan Gesslein
September 26, 2023
At around 1 pm on July 17, a 14-year-old boy was standing in front of a Five Below store on Southern Boulevard. Cops said too men approached and punched the teen multiple times in the face.
Then one of the attackers pulled out an unknown sharp object and stabbed the teen in the knee.
The attackers picked up the teen’s AirPods and ran off.
Cops said the victim sustained minor injuries but refused medical attention at the scene.
Investigators said the AirPods are valued at around $300.
The suspects are described as males with dark complexions. One of the individuals was last seen wearing gray shorts, a black t-shirt and gray sandals with white socks.
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