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NYPD Seeks Group of Girls in Bronx Subway Robbery

A dozen girls robbed a pair of teens on the 4 train.
A dozen girls robbed a pair of teens on the 4 train.
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THE BRONX—The NYPD is searching for 12 female suspects who assulted a pair of 16-year-old girls while riding the 4 train to Mount Hope, police said.

The group taunted the teens, stole one of the victim’s French fries and pulled one girl by the hair March 31, cops said. The group then pulled the victims off of the train at the East 176th Street stop in Mount Hope, where one suspect took a victim’s cell phone before fleeing the location. 

The NYPD released a video of the suspects. Police said two of the suspects are 15-years-old, seven are 17-years-old and three are 18-years-old.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS, logging onto www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting tips to 274637 and then entering TIP577.