Mission Hill, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio)
BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — Four juveniles, including an 11-year-old girl were arrested for assaulting a woman in Mission Hill last night.
The victim was walking down Parker Street when three of the juveniles allegedly knocked her to the ground and began kicking her, while the fourth filmed the incident on a cell phone. The assailants then grabbed her cell phone and fled the area.
BPD officers apprehended the group while additional officers tended to the victim. The officers were able to identify the suspects based on the description relayed to them by the victim, and recovered her cell phone from one of the teens. The victim was transported to a local hospital for minor injuries.
The suspects are a 17-year-old boy from Mattapan, a 14-year-old boy from Mattapan, a 13-year-old girl from Roxbury, and a 11-year-old girl from Dorchester.
All four of the juveniles were taken into custody, and are expected to be arraigned in Boston Juvenile Court on charges of unarmed robbery, and assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.