NKY teens charged in robbery & assault spree

FT THOMAS, KY (FOX19) - Three Northern Kentucky teens are facing charges in connection with a crime spree in Fort Thomas and Southgate where police say the victims were assaulted and robbed.

A 13-year-old boy was reportedly robbed last week in the 200 block of N. Fort Thomas Avenue, located near Highlands High School. According to police, the teen suspects assaulted the boy and stole his cell phone.

Two days later, incidents of assault were reported at the intersection of S. Fort Thomas and S. Grand Avenue as well as N. Grand and Highland avenues in Fort Thomas. Police say this, in addition to a robbery in Southgate, all involved the same teen suspects.

Three male teenagers from Park Hills, Covington and Fort Mitchell have each been charged with two counts of assault and one count of attempted assault. One suspect also faces a robbery charge.

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