Police searching for 3 men who assaulted teen in Olney

Kristen Johanson
January 20, 2020 - 10:15 am

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities are searching for three men who were captured on video assaulting and robbing a 14-year-old as he was walking home from school.

In the video, the teen walks across the street, minding his own business, when the leader of the three pushes him toward a wall and starts punching him. They got away with the teen’s cellphone.

It happened on Jan. 10 around 3:30 p.m., along Rockland Street near North Third Street.

Philadelphia police ask anyone with information to come forward. You can submit a tip by calling 215-686-TIPS or texting a tip to 773847.