By Steve Beck
PINE HILL, N.J. (CBS) — A 12-year-old male was among three juveniles charged in connection with a knifepoint robbery outside a convenience store in Camden County.READ MORE: Family Of Missing Bucks County Woman Casey Johnston Hires Private Investigator
The robbery happened at about 2 p.m. on June 21st in the 800 block of Turnersville Road in Pine Hill, New Jersey.
According to investigators, the victim — a 12-year-old male — said he was walking past a convenience store when he was stopped by three juvenile males.
Investigators say a 15-year-old male threatened the victim while holding a knife to his chest and forced the victim to hand over his cell phone.
After obtaining the victim’s cell phone, the 15-year-old and his two alleged accomplices — a 12-year-old male and a 16-year-old male — ran away from the scene.READ MORE: 'It's Never Going To End': Loved Ones Of David Padro Jr. Voice Gun Violence Frustrations At 22-Year-Old's Vigil
Shortly after the robbery, officers with the Pine Hill Police Department located the suspects at the Deptford Mall.
The suspects were taken into police custody.
The 15-year-old is facing charges of Armed Robbery, Conspiracy To Commit Robbery, Unlawful Possession Of A Weapon and Possession Of A Weapon For Unlawful Purpose.
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