Police seek two in armed robbery

Philadelphia police are looking for two suspects who they say robbed a person at gunpoint in the Logan section of the city.

Around 7:45 p.m., Sept. 30, police said two people were approached by the two suspects in the area of 1700 Rockland Street. One suspect allegedly approached the complainant armed with a handgun, demanding money. The suspect took the person’s iPhone, money and cigarettes. Both suspects then fled.

However, surveillance video captured the alleged offenders in a corner store just before the armed robbery.

One suspect police are describing as black, in his late teens to early 20s, around 5’8,” medium build, dark complexion, short hair, thin mustache and beard, wearing a gray sweatshirt with a logo of white Mickey Mouse-type gloves holding money on the front. He was also wearing black pants and black sneakers.

The second suspect is described as black, between 17 and 19 years old, around 5’9,” medium build with a medium brown complexion. He was wearing a gray zipped hooded sweatshirt with khaki-colored cargo pants and black sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or to submit a tip, call 215-686-8477.



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