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City youth beaten, robbed on West Side



Published: Wed, August 29, 2012 @ 10:36 a.m.

YOUNGSTOWN — A 16-year-old city boy told police he was beaten and robbed by a group of 20 young men Tuesday night.

The teen said he was at Borts Pool on North Belle Vista Avenue on the West Side with his girlfriend and when she left, he sat down to smoke a cigarette. The group of teen-age boys, between 17 and 18, came up behind him and one struck him in the head with a pipe, a police report said.

The boy fell and the group followed, beating and kicking him before taking his wallet, $50, an MP3 player, pocket knife and chewing gum. The boy was treated at St. Elizabeth Health Center.


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1Lifes2Short(3878 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

Wonder if his girlfriend had something to do with it?

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2donfun(23 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

@vinytalk- I too miss Stan. What happened to him?

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3southsidedave(4840 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

A group of 20 men beat him for $50, an MP3 player, pocket knife and chewing gum...let's see divide that by 20...an impressive haul.

That young man is lucky to be alive.

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