Cops: Boys robbed in Uniondale schoolyard

Two boys were robbed in a Uniondale schoolyard Friday evening of an iPhone, police said.

Two men approached the boys about 5:15 p.m. in the yard of the Northern Parkway School, 440 Northern Pkwy. One of the victims was pushed to the ground. The subjects emptied his pockets and took his iPhone. The other victim was asked if he had anything on him and after stating "no" the subjects fled southbound on Davis Avenue, police said.

Neither of the boys was injured.

The subjects were described as about 18 years old and about 5-foot-9; one was wearing dark True Religion jeans and a black hoodie, the other was wearing a black ski mask.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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