QUEENS (PIX11) — A 15-year-old boy was attacked and robbed at knifepoint in Queens last month, and police are searching for the thieves, police said Tuesday.
Two suspects confronted the teen near 98-31 Metropolitan Ave. on Nov. 14 at around 3:10 p.m. when one of the perpetrators threatened him with a knife and the other punched him in the face, police said. The victim didn’t suffer any serious injuries.
The assailants took the boy’s backpack, which had a laptop, calculator, and charger, police said. The suspects remained at large as of Tuesday.
The NYPD released a photo of the two males but no descriptions were provided.
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