Suspects sought in Grays Ferry robbery

November 4, 2011 12:26:31 PM PDT
Philadelphia police are looking for two suspects in the armed robbery of a sporting goods store in the Grays Ferry section.

Investigators released surveillance video of the crime, which happened back on October 27th.

It was around 11:20 a.m. when two men entered the Golden Sports store at 3005 Grays Ferry Avenue.

Armed with handguns, one suspect acted as a lookout while the second pointed a gun at an employee, demanding money.

He then took money from both the cash register and the employee's pockets.

The suspects fled the store with $500 in cash.

Police described the robbers as:

Suspect #1: Black male, 20 years old, 6' tall, thin build wearing a gray hoodie and black pants.
Suspect #2: Black male, 25 years old, 6' thin build wearing a black American Eagle hoodie and blue jeans carrying a black hand gun.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia police at 215-696-TIPS or on the Philadelphia Police website.

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