Four 17 year olds, all of Burlington City, were taken into custody today after shooting a pedestrian with a pellet gun and taking his phone. Police were dispatched at @ 11:46 a.m. for a victim that had his phone stolen by suspects wearing masks and brandishing a gun.
Police located and stopped the vehicle and took the four suspects into custody. Three are being lodged in Burlington County Juvenile Detention Center and one was released to a parent. They face charges including; robbery, conspiracy, various weapon offenses including possession of handcuffs, aggravated assault and drug charges.