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Group of 12 beat, rob teens at Bronx Kennedy Fried Chicken

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Posted at 7:43 PM, Jan 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-12 19:43:46-05

CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — A group of 12 men attacked three teens at a Kennedy Friday Chicken in the Bronx, police said Sunday.

The victims argued with the group of 12 in the East 174th Street restaurant on Jan. 4 and it escalated, officials said. The men punched and kicked the teens. They also took the money and phones from the teens.

All together, the group of 12 men took $1,650 worth of property from the teens.

Police have asked for help identifying the attackers. They're believed to be in their late teens to early 20s. The men were last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).