The first robbery happened back on February 23 at the Rite Aid on the 300 block of East Allegheny Avenue.
There, the suspect handed the clerk a demand note and got away with an unknown amount of cash.
Police say the robber has also been involved in several other similar hold-ups in the city.
- March 4 at Little Caesars Pizza on the 5400 block of Rising Sun Avenue
- March 4 at Wine & Spirits store on the 3700 block of L Street
- March 7 at 7-Eleven on the 3300 block of Aramingo Avenue
- March 8 at Burger King on the 5900 block of Rising Sun Avenue
- March 8 at Dunkin Donuts on the 6300 block of Castor Avenue
- March 10 at Payless Shoe Source on the 700 block of East Hunting Park Avenue
- March 10 at CVS on the 5800 block of Rising Sun Avenue
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male around 30 years old, 5'7" tall with a medium build.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
Anyone with information on these robberies 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 PhillyPolice.com