A man wearing a purple shirt and sporting dreadlocks brutally beat, kicked and punched a 75-year-old man as he was about to pay for lottery tickets on Sept. 18 at a North Broad Street gas station.

Police are on the look out for the suspect, who can be seen in the surveillance video released today, who attacked the older man inside the store at the Getty Gas Station on the 2400 block of North Broad just before 6 p.m.


The suspect made off with $40 in cash and the man's lottery tickets.

Tips can also be submitted by phone at 215.686.TIPS (8477). Or, they may be submitted by text to PPD TIP or 773847.


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