Wynnefield store robbery caught on tape

September 4, 2012 8:02:46 AM PDT
Police are looking for the gunman who was caught on camera during the robbery of a mini market in Philadelphia's Wynnefield section.

The robbery happened at 10:26 a.m. last Thursday at the Community Mini Market located at 1801 Georges Lane.

According to investigators, a man entered the store, immediately produced a handgun and entered the area behind the cash register demanding money.

The store employee complied with the demands, handing over the cash. The gunman took the money and grabbed cigarettes before fleeing the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 20 years-of-age, 5'8", 160 pounds, thin build, facial hair with a beard, medium complexion, and wearing a pink shirt and dark khaki shorts.

If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately. To submit a tip to police by telephone, dial 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.


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