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Two teenagers robbed at gunpoint at Lynn playground

LYNN — Two Lynn teenagers said they were robbed at gunpoint at Ames Playground on Strawberry Avenue early Thursday morning. 

Two young men, 17 and 18 years old, told police they were approached by an armed dark-skinned man shortly after 2 a.m., who demanded everything they had, Lynn Police Lt. Michael Kmiec said. 

The teens handed over a phone and some cash. The suspect reportedly had the handgun by his side, Kmiec said. 

No arrests have been made and the incident is under investigation.

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