Northeast man charged with knifepoint robbery
Police here arrested a Northeast Philadelphia man for allegedly robbing a woman at knifepoint at an ATM in Harrowgate.
Stephen Monte, 26, of Willets Road, is charged with robbery and related offenses.
Police said that around 5:30 a.m. on May 5, a 47-year-old female was using the ATM at Wells Fargo Bank at 3400 Aramingo Ave. She was making a withdrawal of $80 when the suspect allegedly approached her and placed a knife to her stomach, demanding her money. With the money, the suspect fled south on Aramingo Avenue.
On May 14, surveillance video was distributed and an anonymous tip was given to police the next day, identifying Monte as the suspect.