Elderly man pistol whipped in SW Phila. speakeasy robbery
SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA - August 23, 2012 The suspects stormed a home in the 5900 block of Springfield Avenue. Police say, a 74-year-old man was robbed and pistol whipped. The victim sustained a head injury and is in stable condition Officials say, a speak easy was being run inside the home, a place where alcohol is sold illegally. The robbers fled with $2,000.