3 teens arrested, 2 sought for attacking, robbing man in Brooklyn: police
EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — Police confirmed Tuesday that three teenagers — ages 13, 14 and 15 — have been arrested, and two more males are sought, for punching and kicking a man during a robbery in Brooklyn.
The attack happened near Chestnut Street and Glenmore Avenue on Friday, May 10, police said.
According to police, five males approached the 38-year-old victim from behind then pushed the victim to the ground, where he was repeatedly punched and kicked in the head and torso.
The victim, who suffered a broken nose, was taken to a local hospital, where he received 35 stitches and 16 staples in his head, the NY Daily News reports.
Three teenagers, ages 13, 14 and 15, were arrested around 8 a.m. Monday, according to police.
Two additional people involved in the attack remain at large.
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