YEADON, Pa. (CBS) – Police in Delaware County are searching for an armed suspect who was caught on tape robbing a convenience store.
The robbery happened at about 4 a.m. on April 6th inside the 7-Eleven store located on Church Lane in Yeadon.
According to investigators, the suspect entered the store and pulled out a handgun. He then pointed the gun at a store employee and demanded cash from the register.
The suspect then ran out of the store and hailed a cab on Church Lane. Investigators did not say how much money, if any, the suspect received.
The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male, between 5’8”-5’11”, approximately 185 lbs., with a light beard and goatee.
He was wearing a black-hooded sweatshirt with the word “NIKE” across the front with a white t-shirt hanging out the bottom. He was also wearing black “warm-up” pants with a white stripe down each leg and black sneakers.
Investigators say the suspect walked with a distinguishing limp involving his right foot.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Yeadon Police Department at 610-623-1500.