Videos released of robbery suspects

December 18, 2008 11:21:42 AM PST
Philadelphia police want your help in solving two recent robberies. Investigators released two pieces of surveillance video Thursday, in the hopes of tracking down the criminals.

One video was taken on Thanksgiving Day in Port Richmond, where a man grabs a register draw in the Sunoco at 2750 Aramingo Avenue.

The clerk struggles with the robber, who gets away with an undetermined amount of cash.

CLICK HERE to see the video of the robbery.

Then, on December 6th, two robbers entered Jerry's Fashion at 3251 North Front Street. One man is armed.

"At one point they take two customers and two employees to the rear of the store. They bound them and tied them up with duct tape. They go through the store and take more than $4,000," said Lt. Frank Vanore of the Philadelphia Police Department.

Fortunately, the customers and workers were not hurt.

The two robbers also took the owner's handgun.

CLICK HERE for video of the suspects.

If you recognize suspects is either of these robberies, call police at 215-686-3243.

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