Police: Shot fired during Phila. store robbery

October 19, 2012 1:26:19 PM PDT
Police are looking for the man who fired a shot during a robbery at a Philadelphia store.

Investigators released surveillance video on Friday of the September 28th robbery at Ray Food Market at 5401 Girard Avenue.

VIDEO: Watch the surveillance video on phillypolice.com.

According to police, the man entered the store at 10:24 p.m. and waited for customers to leave.

Once they were gone, the man entered the cash register area and fired a shot from his handgun into the floor while demanding money.

The suspect then took an undetermined amount of cash and fled in a car, possibly a Toyota Camry, driven by a black female with another black female inside.

The suspect is described as a black man, standing 6'2", 200-220 pounds. He had a full beard, 20 years-of-age, wearing a dark colored jacket, dark colored pants, gray and black Nike sneaks, and a Raiders hat with white stripes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through phillypolice.com.


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