Man sought in attempted robbery of 14-year-old boy in Jerome Park

Police say the suspect followed the teenage boy into a residential building in Jerome Park.

Police say the suspect followed the teenage boy into a residential building in Jerome Park. (3/20/13)

THE BRONX - Cops are looking for a man who tried to rob a 14-year-old inside a residential building in Jerome Park.

Police released surveillance images of the suspect, who they say followed the teenage boy at around 2:30 p.m. last Wednesday on Fort Independence Street.

The suspect allegedly pushed the teen against a wall and demanded property, but ran away empty handed. The boy was not injured.
 

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