Restaurant worker's nose broken in West Philadelphia robbery

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January 6, 2014 3:34:37 PM PST
The search is on for two armed robbers who pistol whipped two Chinese take-out workers in West Philadelphia early Monday morning.

The incident happened around 1:00 a.m. on the 5100 block of Walnut Street.

Police say a 33-year-old employee, who was out on a delivery, returned to the store to find two males wearing dark hoodies inside the store with a 27-year-old female employee.

The two suspects announced a robbery and struck the male worker in the head and the female worker in the nose with a gun.

After obtaining $800 the suspects fled the scene in a dark colored vehicle.

The female employee suffered a broken nose. Both victims were transported to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for treatment.

So far, no arrests have been made.


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