6 accused of attacking, robbing passenger on PATH train

Five adults and a juvenile are accused of attacking and robbing a passenger on a PATH train.

PATH train (FIle Photo)

PATH train (FIle Photo)

JERSEY CITY - (AP) - Five adults and a juvenile are accused of attacking and robbing a passenger on a PATH train.

Port Authority Police spokesman Joe Pentangelo says the incident occurred on a westbound train traveling from 33rd Street to Journal Square in Jersey City on Tuesday. A cellphone was taken.

The 23-year-old passenger was treated at the scene.

The suspects were arrested at the Journal Square Station. They are charged with robbery, assault and conspiracy.

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