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Louisville man accused of punching boy and taking his bike

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police have arrested a man after he allegedly brandished a gun and took a boy's bike.

According to an arrest report, it happened Tuesday, just before 5 p.m., near the corner of Haskin Avenue and Southern Parkway. Police say a witness told them a juvenile was riding his bike at that location when an Asian male suspect named "Tony" punched the boy in the head and took both his bike and his tablet.

The witness said the suspect also pulled up his shirt, displayed a gun and told the boy that if he told anyone, he would kill him, according to the arrest report.

Police say that, while investigating, they found 18-year-old Tony Do walking in the general vicinity of the incident. He allegedly admitted to punching the boy in the face and taking his tablet. Police say they found the stolen tablet on Do's front porch, and the bike in his back yard.

Do was arrested and charged with first degree robbery.

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