Two sought in two Somerton robberies

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Philadelphia Police are looking for a two suspects they say are responsible for two robberies in Somerton.

On Nov. 3, shortly before 7 p.m., an unknown male entered CVS at 15500 Bustleton Avenue, pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money from the register. The employee put cash into a bag and the suspect fled.

The suspect is described as white, 25-30 years old, about six-feet-tall, with a royal blue hooded sweatshirt, dark baseball cap, black pants and gloves, a white dish towel covering his face and dark hair and eyes.

The same day, around 10 p.m., another suspect entered Citgo gas station at 100 Byberry Road, also pointing a gun at an employee, demanding money from the cash register. The suspect fled with money inside a plastic bag.

That suspect is described as white, about 25-years-old, six-feet-tall, with short, dark hair, no facial hair, wearing a brown leather jacket, white scarf, black pants and gloves and dark sunglasses.

Anyone with information on either robbery should call 911.


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