Police: 6 men wanted in connection to cellphone robbery

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Police say they're searching for six men in connection to a cellphone robbery of a teenager in Van Nest.

They say the men approached a 15-year-old on Garfield Street and Van Nest Avenue last Friday and demanded his belongings.

One of the suspects punched the boy in the face while the others took his cellphone. News 12 is told the phone is valued at $700.

Police say the boy suffered from a bruised lip but refused medical attention.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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