The violent robbery occurred on the 1300 block of Otis Place NW about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The victim was walking about two blocks southwest of the Raymond Recreation Center when three teen boys came up to him, according to authorities.
One of the teenagers then covered his face with a mask before all three of them started to punch the victim’s face and other parts of his body. The boys soon after got the man’s iPhone and wallet and fled.
The victim declined medical attention.
Police put out this tweet after the crime:
Robbery F&V //14th & Otis Pl, NW //LOF (3) B/M's, 13-14 YOA //6559 pic.twitter.com/yTef38P0B2
— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) August 3, 2016
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