UPDATE: $5,000 Reward Offered In 7-Eleven Robbery/Shooting
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By Steve Beck
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A convenience store employee was shot during a robbery in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
The incident happened shortly after 4 a.m. at a 7-Eleven located in the 1800 block of Stenton Avenue in the city’s West Oak Lane section.
According to investigators, two armed suspects entered the store and announced a robbery. During the robbery, police say an employee was shot in the legs.
The suspects then ran out of the store and fled the scene in a car with tinted windows. Police say the car may have been a silver sedan.
The suspects are described as two black males in their late teens to early 20s, wearing black jackets and armed with a black handgun.
The employee was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center, where he is in stable condition.
The Citizens Crime Commission is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects responsible for the robbery/shooting.