ATLANTIC CITY — A 16-year-old Atlantic City boy was arrested Saturday in a robbery at gunpoint, police said.
Police Surveillance Center personnel assisted in locating a robbery suspect armed with a handgun Friday, police said in a news release.
At 6:23 p.m., a man stopped officers to report that he had been robbed at gunpoint at Tennessee and Central avenues, police said.
The victim, 63, of Atlantic City, said a suspect had pointed a gun at him and demanded money.
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When the victim refused, the suspect hit him in the head with the gun, took his money and fled.
Using a description of the perpetrator, officers and members of the Surveillance Center identified the suspect as a 16-year-old boy from Atlantic City who had returned to the area.
Officers John Bell and Dylan Imbrenda located the suspect and arrested him. He was found in possession of a loaded handgun, police said.
The unidentified minor was charged with robbery, aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and possession of a high-capacity magazine. He was taken to the Harborfields Juvenile Detention Facility in Egg Harbor City.
REPORTER: Michelle Brunetti Post