NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A teenager arrested after a videotaped street attack on a woman with a baby has been arraigned in the Bronx.
District Attorney Robert Johnson said Thursday that an indictment charges Alonzo Brown, 18, with robbery, grand larceny, reckless endangerment and child endangerment.READ MORE: New Haven Firefighter Killed, Another Critically Injured Battling Early Morning Blaze
Police released a video showing a man rushing the woman from behind and taking a “flying drop kick” while stealing her phone. She had her 3-month-old son strapped to her as she crashed to the sidewalk.
The mother and baby were treated at a hospital.
“I was holding my baby … in front, and I felt something push me hard from the back, and I fell … on my baby,” the woman said in Spanish to CBS2 last month.
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If convicted, Brown could face 3 1/2 to 15 years behind bars.
His attorney did not immediately respond to a comment request.
After his arrest last month, Brown told reporters he was sorry and “I didn’t see the baby.”
He is due back in court on April 14.MORE NEWS: New York Weather: CBS2's 5/12 Wednesday Afternoon Weather Headlines
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