VIDEO: Pizza deliveryman robbed at gunpoint in West Philadelphia

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This suspect reportedly pulled a gun and demanded money from the delivery driver. Credit: Philadelphia Police Department

Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed a pizza delivery driver last month in the Walnut Hill section of West Philadelphia.

Police said the 24-year-old deliveryman was delivering pizza shortly before 4:30 p.m. on April 29 to an apartment complex on the 4700 block of Chestnut Street when he was approached by an unknown man, who pulled a gun and demanded money.

The suspect fled on foot through a rear alley with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is described as a 5-foot-11-inch tall black male between the ages of 20 and 30 with medium build and a beard.

He was last seen wearing a tan vest over a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark-colored jeans and tan boots.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, to contact the Southwest Detectives Division at 215-686-3183 or 3184, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing tips@phillypolice.com or by filling out this online form.



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