August 5, 2013 Philadelphia Pennsylvania – The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify two suspects for multiple robberies in Allegheny West and Richmond.
Central Detective Division, Special Investigations Unit is investigating a series of gunpoint robberies occurring in the early morning hours along Lehigh Avenue between 22nd and 29th Streets. Each robbery has been committed by the same two black males, both armed with handguns. Several surveillance videos have been recovered from the area that clearly shows the offenders. The males are demanding money, cell phones and debit cards. During one of the robberies, the males sexually assaulted a 15 year old female victim.
Suspect #1: Black male light complexion, 5’10″-6’2″, 25-35 years-of-age, short hair and armed with a handgun.
Suspect#2: Black male, dark complexion, 5’6″, 30-40 years-of-age, bald head, full beard and armed with a handgun.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact:
Central Detectives Division