Group of teens charged in Wilmington robbery

WILMINGTON - December 22, 2013

It happened around 6:30 Friday night on the 500 block of South Justison Street.

Police say the teens approached a 24-year-old man, struck him several times and displayed a handgun.

The suspects then fled with the victim's property.

A witness called 911 and officers spotted the teens running on the 400 block of North Market Street.

Two of the suspects, a 13-year-old and a 15-year-old were taken into custody and a black pellet gun was recovered.

Police were later able to apprehend another 13-year-old as well as an 18-year-old.

All four teens are facing charges including Robbery, Conspiracy, and Assault.

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