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Four Juvenile Suspects Arrested After Attempted Robbery in Northgate

Four juveniles were arrested following an attempted robbery outside of a Northgate area school.

Shortly after 10:00 a.m., Officers were dispatched to an attempted robbery involving a firearm at Densmore Avenue North at Ingraham High School near the Helene Madison Pool.  

A male student was walking to school when a red Honda occupied by four juvenile males drove up. The four suspects exited the vehicle, one suspect produced a firearm and pointed it toward the juvenile victim. The suspects demanded the victim’s shoes and Air Pod earphones.  

The victim was able to sprint away from the suspects to a nearby house and called 911.

Ingraham High School was briefly locked down while police searched for the suspects. Officers located the suspect vehicle parked outside the school occupied by the four juveniles. All four males were positively identified and taken into custody without incident.

All parties involved were students at the high school.  

The Suspect vehicle was impounded and taken to the evidence garage to be processed for forensic evidence. The handgun involved in the incident has not been recovered. 

General Investigation Unit detectives will be leading the investigation.  

The four juveniles were arrested for robbery and transported to the Judge Patricia H. Clark Children and Family Justice Center.