Gang assaults, robs Laurel teen-ager near Whiskey Bottom shopping center

November 30, 1995|By Ed Heard | Ed Heard,SUN STAFF

A 15-year-old Laurel boy was beaten, cut with a knife and robbed by a gang of teens who grabbed him on the street Tuesday, Howard County police said.

The victim was not seriously injured and did not need medical treatment, police said.

The robbery happened about 7 p.m. in the 9300 block of Canterbury Riding, near the Whiskey Bottom shopping center, when four teens stopped the boy, pushed him against a wall and one cut him on the stomach with a knife, police said.

The robbers took about $3 from him and ran away, police said.

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