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Central Park robbery: 3 boys targeted by 3 men, police say

Police released surveillance images of three men they

Police released surveillance images of three men they said they are seeking in connection with the robbery of three boys inside Central Park on April 2, 2016. Photo Credit: NYPD

Police are looking for three men who robbed three boys in Central Park last Saturday.

The victims – ages 10, 14 and 15 -- were walking in the Northwoods of Central Park near West Drive and Transverse Road Number Four around 6:20 p.m. when they were approached by the suspects, police said.

The men asked the boys what they had and then went through their pockets and bags before fleeing with several cellphones, police said.

No injuries were reported during the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-8477.


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