Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspects Wanted For String Of Robberies
Get Breaking News First
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police in Philadelphia are trying to identify several suspects wanted for multiple robberies in Queen Village and Point Breeze.
In one incident on Oct. 17, the suspects approached a 45-year-old male from behind and pointed a handgun at him. Two of the suspects then stole his iPhone, credit cards and $15 in cash while the other two retrieved a green or gray Toyota Camry and fled the area.
One of the suspects is described as a black male between 25-30 years old and 5’6” with a dark complexion, thin build and close-cropped hair. He was wearing dark-colored jeans, a black jacket and was armed with a handgun.
The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male with a light complexion who is between 5’7” and 5’9”. He has a thin build and was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
Police urge anyone who has any information on the suspects to call 911 or submit a tip via telephone at dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text at PPD TIP or 773847.
To see the surveillance video, click here.