Police: Suspect sought in Center City cell phone robberies

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Philadelphia police are looking for the gunman behind two armed robberies that happened an hour apart in Center City.

Philadelphia police are looking for the gunman behind two armed robberies that happened an hour apart in Center City.

The incidents happened between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tuesday along the 1500 block of Pine Street and Delancey Street.

According to police, the suspect is allegedly armed and going around stealing cell phones.

They say the gunman held-up two people.

The suspect is believed to be around 20-years-old and wearing a black leather coat and gray hooded sweatshirt.

Police tracked the phones to an area along the Schuylkill River trail, but then the trail went cold.

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