Man attacked inside West Philadelphia corner store

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Police are looking for two suspects who attacked a man inside a West Philadelphia convenience store in August 5.

WEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Police are searching for two suspects who attacked a man inside a convenience store in West Philadelphia earlier this month.

It happened on August 5 inside a corner store located at 56th and Arch Streets.

Surveillance video shows 23-year-old man fighting with the two men inside the store.

One suspect then pulled a handgun and pointed it at the victim before both suspects fled the scene.

Click here to watch the surveillance video

Police say several shots were fired on the block a short time later.

There were no reports of any injuries.

The first suspect is described as a 20-year-old black male with a thin build and an afro. He was wearing a white t-shirt and gray shorts.

The second suspect is described as a medium complected black male with a beard. he was wearing a white tank top shirt and red shorts with a white stripe on the side.

Anyone with information should call police at 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP (773847).

You can also submit an anonymous tip online at