NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 14-year-old boy was beaten and robbed this week on a Bronx playground.
Police are searching for three suspects caught on camera running from the scene.READ MORE: New Jersey's Own Athing Mu And Sydney McLaughlin Set Olympic Records Broadway Returns After Nearly 17-Month Shutdown With 1st Performances Of 'Passover'
Police said the suspects brandished a knife, then hit and kicked the victim in the head and body. They allegedly stole his earbuds before taking off.
The boy was taken to the hospital and treated for redness and scrapes to his face.MORE NEWS: Long Island Bus Driver Charged With DWI, Leaving Scene Of 2 Accidents
Anyone with information about the assault is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting 274637.