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Philadelphia, PA-Multiple Robberies
Published on Nov 13, 2014
Southwest Detective Division is asking for the public’s assistance to identify and locate the suspect for multiple robberies in Wynnefield and Overbrook.
On November 8, 2014, at 9:37 pm, an unknown male entered the Robola Pizza located at 1999 North 52nd Street armed with a black handgun. Once inside the suspect immediately pointed the gun at the employees inside the store and demanding money. The suspect then approached victim #1, a 33 year-old male, demanding him to empty his pockets. After victim #1 handed the suspect $450 he ordered him to the back of the store. The suspect then approached victim #2, a 40 year-old male, who was standing at the cash register demanding him to open the register taking approximately $50. The suspect hen fled on foot and was last seen east on the 5100 block of Lebanon Avenue.
On November 8, 2014, at 10:29 pm, police responded to Staci’s Pizza located at 7404 Drexel Rd., for a report of a robbery in progress. Upon arrival they met with the employees who stated that an unknown male entered armed with a handgun demanding that they open the cash register. After the employees complied opening the cash register, the suspect took approximately $150 in cash and fled the store entering a green Ford Thunderbird leaving the area in an unknown direction.
Suspect Description: Black male, medium brown complected, 25-30 years-of-age, 5’8″-5’10″, medium build, 180 lbs, wearing a light gray hooded “Nike” sweatshirt, and dark gray sweat pants.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
All tips will be confidential.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
Southwest Detective Division
Det. Campbell #724
Det. Manko #961
Address:1999 N 52nd St 7404 Drexel Rd
Nov 27, 2014