Published on Feb 27, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department's Northwest Detectives Division is seeking to identify the suspect who robbed a Rite Aid in East Oak Lane.
On February 25, 2013, at 5:44pm, an unknown male entered the Rite Aid located at 6744 North 5th Street and approached the cashier. The suspect then demanded money from the cash register while keeping his left hand in his pocket as if to have a weapon. After the employee gave the suspect $357 from the cash register he fled the store in an unknown direction.
Suspect Description: White male, 40-50 years-of-age, 6'0″, 200 lbs, gray beard, blue beard, wearing a dark colored "Yankees" baseball cap, black colored flight jacket with a gold zipper, black cargo/military style pants and brown work boots.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
Northwest Detective Division
Det. Revell #9020