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Police Seeking 2 Suspects Who Robbed Teen In Logan Neighborhood

(credit: Philadelphia Police)

(credit: Philadelphia Police)

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a teenager near a SEPTA station in Logan.

On Aug. 10 around 8:30 p.m., the 14-year-old male exited the SEPTA subway Logan station and was walking near 17th and Lindley Avenue when two males approached him from behind.

The first suspect grabbed the teen’s arms while the second pressed a knife to his stomach before going through the victim’s pockets and stealing his iPhone.

The two suspects then pushed the victim to the ground and fled the area.

The first suspect is described as a black male between 18 and 20 years old with a thin build and short cropped hair. He was wearing a black t-short and jean shorts and was about 5’8”.

The second suspect is also described as a black male between 18 and 20 years old. He is about 5’10” with a husky build and short cropped hair and was wearing a green and white striped Polo shirt and jean shorts. He was also carrying a knife.

If you have any information on the suspects, police ask that you call 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.

To view surveillance video from the incident, visit: http://phillypolice.com/news