Three men tied up man, robbed him of $600, cell phones

Philadelphia Police are looking for three men who they say forced their way into a home on the 2300 block of North 15th Street, zip tied a resident and stole money.

Shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday, a resident was unlocking the door when three unknown men — two of whom had guns — forced their way inside. After tying up the resident, the suspects went into a rear bedroom, stole $600 and two cell phones. They fled north on 15th Street, where they were captured on video surveillance.

The first suspect is described as: black male, 25 to 30 years old, 6 foot 4, with brown complexion, and was seen wearing a black short-sleeved shirt, carrying a shoebox and armed with a gun.

The second suspect is described as: black male, 25 years old, 5 foot 9, thin build, goatee, and was seen wearing a white long-sleeved shirt and camouflage pants.

The third suspect is described as: black male, 20 years old, 5 foot 11, medium build, and was seen wearing a black T-shirt, camouflage pants and armed with a gun.

To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215-686-TIPS or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.


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