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Teen mowing lawns to support family after mom's cancer diagnosis robbed at gunpoint

PENN HILLS, Pa. — Police are searching for two men who robbed a teenager at gunpoint last week in Penn Hills.

The teen – who asked to not be identified – said he was mowing lawns to earn extra money for his family. His mother has been out of work since being diagnosed with cancer.

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He said the driver pulled out a gun and he put a bandana around his face.

All of the money he had earned cutting grass was stolen from him.

Channel 11’s Gabriella DeLuca spoke with the teen, who took us through the terrifying incident. Hear from him in the video above.


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