Teen Robbed and Beaten
WILKES-BARRE — Police in Wilkes-Barre said they are investigating the assault of a teenaged boy.
Authorities said the 14-year-old boy told them a man in his late teens or early twenties attacked and robbed him Friday afternoon.
The teen wound up in a hospital.
The attack happened in the area of Old River Road and Hanover Street near Kistler Elementary School.
The man made off with a cellphone and an iPod.