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Three juveniles punch and choke victim during robbery

Police responded to an armed robbery Monday on Teresa Street after a man reported three juveniles had assaulted him, according to a Columbus Police Department report.

The victim told police he was near the 5500 block of Teresa Street when three juveniles pointed a pistol at him and began to punch and choke him. The boys took $57 in cash, the man's cell phone and his car key.

One of the suspects was described as a black man, about 5-foot-4-inches with a lean build, with a thin mustache and wearing a red knit hat. The other two were described as black men wearing dark clothing, about 5-foot-6-inches tall with a lean build.

No further details were available.

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