Teen held up at knifepoint at central Phoenix bus stop

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PHOENIX – Police are looking for two suspects that held a teen at gunpoint at a Phoenix bus stop and robbed him.

Police say a 16-year-old boy was robbed at knifepoint on Friday at about 10 a.m. at the bus stop located at 7th Street and McDowell. The two suspects, described as African American males in their early 20s, made off with the victim’s silver necklace worth $40.00.

There are two suspects and a female investigative lead. One of the male suspects is 6-feet tall, weighs about 160 pounds and has a beard and a mustache. He was wearing a black beanie and a long blue shirt. The second male suspect is about 5’11” to 6-feet tall, He was wearing a blue hoodie zip-up, a white undershirt, blue sweat pants and a white tank top.

Police say they consider a 20-year-old woman an investigative lead. She is 5’6” tall and weighs about 140 pounds. She had her hair pulled back and was wearing a dark shirt, white shorts, a dark jacket and a backpack.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call (602) 262-6141 or call Silent Witness at (480) WITNESS.