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A 14-year-old Niagara Street boy was taken into custody early Wednesday and charged with mugging and injuring a juvenile girl on Elmwood Avenue near Kenmore Avenue on Monday evening.

The boy was arrested in the 1900 block of Niagara about 1:30 a.m. and charged with third-degree assault and harassment. Police said the girl was treated in Kenmore Mercy Hospital for rib injuries.