Quick Boca Police response nets two juvenile robbers
Boca Raton, FL – On Tuesday, August 16, at 2:53 in the afternoon, the victim, his wife and children were strolling in Mizner Park near the Amphitheater, 440 Plaza Real, when two unknown juveniles approached them and tried to grab the necklace off of the victim's neck.
The victim called Boca Raton Police and multiple officers responded to the area to meet with the victim and search for the two suspects, who ran away empty-handed. The victim and his wife were able to give a very detailed description of the suspects, who were last seen running toward the area of Federal Highway and Mizner Boulevard by witnesses. The victim sustained a minor laceration on his neck.
An officer located one suspect, identified as Christian Correa, near his home. A short time later a Boca Raton Police detective located the second suspect, identified as Travis Brown, also near his home. Both suspects were identified by the victim and witnesses.
Correa and Brown were arrested and charged with attempted robbery.
Christian Correa Travis Brown
14 years old 15 years old
Boca Raton, FL Boca Raton, FL