Anne Arundel County police arrested a Glen Burnie teen Wednesday night after a man said the suspect was one of a group of males to assault and rob him.
According to a police press release, officers responded to the 400 block of Old Mill Boulevard in Glen Burnie at about 9:40 p.m. Wednesday for a reported robbery.
A 19-year-old man told police that he was playing basketball when several men approached him, punched him in the face and pushed him to the ground before taking his wallet and other items. They ran toward the Old Mill water tower, police said.
Officers detained several people in the area of Elvaton Towne and the victim identified one of the suspects.
Police arrested a 17-year-old boy from Glen Burnie and charged him with robbery, assault and related charges.