Boston Police report arresting three Dorchester 15-year-olds on attempted armed robbery charges after they allegedly tried to lure the delivery guy for a local pizza place into a holdup.
Police say the three placed an order with a Hi-Fi Pizza around 10:45 p.m. yesterday for delivery near Erie Street and Michigan Avenue:
The victim stated he received a request for delivery and was told by the caller to “bring change for $100.00”. The victim expressed concern that he might be robbed and contacted the caller when he arrived at the location. At the same time the victim observed a male walk from the side of the house, seconds later a second male walked from the same side of the property with a black firearm in his hand, accompanied by a third male. The victim stated he was in fear of an imminent robbery, fled from Ellington Street and called 911.
Police say officers were still interviewing the victim when the three alleged losers happened to walk right by them:
The victim was able to positively identify all three as the suspects who had attempted to rob him.