March 2, 2017 By Christian Murray
The police arrested three men who allegedly assaulted and robbed a man in Woodside in the early hours this morning.
The 32-year-old victim was walking in the vicinity of 39th Avenue and 60th Street at about 1:30 am when three men approached him behind, threw him to the ground and punched and kicked him in the body, according to police.
The alleged perpetrators then took off with the man’s cell phone and wallet.
The victim called the police and the suspects were apprehended at 2:44 am. The police found one of the suspects with the victim’s cellphone and another with his credit card.
The three perpetrators are from the Bronx and are 17, 18 and 20-years in age. They were arrested on charges of second degree robbery and assault, according to police.