Suspect sought in Delco 7-Eleven robbery

April 13, 2012 9:45:31 AM PDT
Police are looking for the man who committed an armed robbery at a Delaware County 7-Eleven store.

The robbery happened at the store at 501 Church Lane in Yeadon at 4:07 a.m. on Friday, April 6th.

Police say surveillance video shows the man entering the store and, once at the end of an aisle, produces a handgun and places it inside a black sock.

The man then walks up the counter, pointed the gun at the lone clerk, and demanded money from the register.

The man was last seen getting into a taxi which left the area southbound on Church Lane.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male standing between 5'8" and 5'11" tall and weighing about 185 pounds. He had a light beard and goatee and was wearing a black hooded Nike sweatshirt with a white t-shirt hanging out of the bottom. He also wore black warm-up pants with a white stripe down each leg and black sneakers.

Police say the man also walked with a distinguishing limp involving his right foot.

Anyone with information is aked to contact the Yeadon Police Department Detective Division.?