NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police in the Bronx have made an arrest in connection with the attempted rape of a 13-year-old girl.
The NYPD says 17-year-old Garry Pinkney followed the victim into her building and into an elevator.
Pinkney then forced his way into her apartment before showing a knife and demanding money, according to investigators.
When she refused, police say he removed items from her bag, demanded she perform lewd acts and attempted to rape her.
The 17-year-old allegedly robbed her before running off.
He's now facing several charges including attempted rape and burglary.
The victim was treated at a hospital. null
17-year-old charged with trying to rape 13-year-old in the Bronx