Police: 1 teen in custody, 1 wanted for attempted subway robbery

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Police are asking for the public’s help in finding two teen boys wanted for a subway station assault and attempted robbery.

Officials say the suspects, seen on video, pulled a knife on a man at the 225th Street station last month demanding his money.

News 12 is told they later punched him in the face but ran away without getting the victim's money.

Police have identified one of the teens they are looking for as 16-year-old Jamir Pruitt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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