Police: 2 teens accused of mugging man in Hicksville

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Police say two teens are accused of a mugging a man near a Hicksville mall on one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year.  

Jessai Cortes,17, and Wanya Canty,16, are charged in a robbery Thanksgiving weekend.

Police say the teens from "Mercy First Youth Facility" in Syosset attacked a man near the Broadway Commons.

Police say the teens knocked the man on the ground Sunday, punched him and took his phone and wallet.

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