Police arrest armed robber in Canarsie
Police say officers arrested a man after he robbed a teen at gunpoint in Canarsie.
Officers say on Friday, a 16-year-old ran toward them with a visible head injury, telling them he had just been robbed and pistol whipped.
The officers arrested Oliver Jean-Baptiste, 19, soon after and confiscated his gun.
Jean-Baptiste is now facing multiple charges including robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.