Cops: Sneakers stolen from teen in Baldwin

Police say a 14-year-old boy was robbed of his shoes at a Dunkin' Donuts yesterday.The teen had advertised on Facebook that he wanted to sell

BALDWIN - Police say a 14-year-old boy was robbed of his shoes at a Dunkin' Donuts yesterday.

The teen had advertised on Facebook that he wanted to sell a pair of Nike sneakers.

According to police, the teen met with two men yesterday on Atlantic Avenue in Baldwin. One man claimed to have a gun and demanded the sneakers.

The boy threw the sneakers and the men took off.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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