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Buffalo police arrest two suspects in University Heights robbery

Buffalo police charged two 16-year-olds with robbing a woman of her cell phone and credit cards Sunday night in University Heights.

One of the teens displayed a handgun and the other punched the victim during the robbery at Winspear and Parkridge avenues at about 10:45 p.m., according to a police report.

The woman’s property was found on the 1300 block of East Ferry Street.

Police charged one of the teens with giving a false name at the time of his arrest. They were both charged with two counts of second-degree forgery and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

The teen accused of showing the gun also was charged with first-degree robbery and harassment.