Philadelphia police are searching for two men who robbed the 7-Eleven at 1830 Stenton Ave. with a sawed-off shotgun Tuesday morning.

The armed robbery at the Ogontz store began at 9:48 a.m., according to police. One suspect entered the store wielding the shotgun as the second stood outside as a lookout.

The armed robbers only got away with about $50 from the store's cash register, police said.


Police describe the suspect who pulled the sawed-off shotgun on a store clerk as black, 5-foot-10 to 6-foot and of a medium build. He was wearing a ski mask, a dark down jacket, dark pants and black boots.

Police said the lookout is black, stands 5-foot-2 to 5-foot-4, is of a small build and had a "scruffy" beard. He was wearing a black knit hat, a dark sweatshirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Philadelphia Police Department Northwest Detectives Division at215-686-3353/3354.

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