2 teen boys accused in Coney Island sex assault

CONEY ISLAND - Police say two teenage boys are under arrest in connection with a sexual assault and robbery in Coney Island.

According to police, a 14-year-old and 15-year-old raped an 18-year-old woman yesterday morning on the boardwalk at West 29th Street. Police say the teen suspects followed the victim from a party and then raped and robbed her at gunpoint.

Coney Island residents say they are coming together in an effort to fight violence in the crime-plagued neighborhood.

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