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Philadelphia, PA- Robbery at the 20th Street Market
Published on Jan 27, 2015
South Detective Division is looking to identify and locate the suspects who robbed the 20th Street Market in Point Breeze.
On January 18, 2015, at 1:45 pm, two unknown males entered the 20th Street Market located at 1740 South 20th Street with their faces covered. As suspect #2 stood guard at the front door, suspect #1, who was armed with a gun, pointed the handgun at a witness, then went around the counter taking an undetermined amount of money and several cartons of cigarettes. The suspects then took an employees purse containing $40 dollars, identification, ring and passport, and the witnesses money. Both suspects forced everyone to the rear of the store then fled on foot and was last seen north on 20th Street. No injuries were reported during this incident.
Suspect #1: Black male, 5’8”, 20 years-of-age, medium build, with his face covered, wearing a blue jacket, black pants.
Suspect #2: Black male, 5’8”, 20 years-of-age, medium build, with his face covered, wearing a grey zip up hooded sweatshirt with a light blue hood and sleeves, black pant, black sneakers.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, 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 these suspects, please contact:
South Detective Division
Det. Fields #731
Address:1740 S 20th St
Feb 02, 2015