Teen arrested in robbery of IPS teacher leaving school

Teen faces robbery, criminal confinement charges

INDIANAPOLIS - A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the robbery of an elementary school teacher earlier this week as the teacher left school.

The teen was arrested on charges of robbery and criminal confinement, Indianapolis police said.

The 23-year-old teacher was leaving Francis Scott Key School on Wednesday when he was ordered to the ground by two teens.

Police said the teacher's keys, wallet, cellphone and other items were taken and that the teacher was told to crawl in the opposite direction of his car.

As the teacher crawled, the two teens jumped into the car and sped away, police said.

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