Published on Feb 6, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department East Detectives Division is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for the robbery of three teenagers in Feltonville.
On January 18, 2013, at 7:50pm, the complainants, two thirteen year-old females and one fourteen year-old male, were at a Chinese take-out food store located at 452 East Wyoming Avenue when two unknown males entered the store. Offender #1 approached one of the complainants and grabbed her cell phone from her hand then approached the other two complainants and demanded their cell phones. After taking all three complainants cell phones, both offenders fled the store on foot toward Hurley Street.
Suspect #1: Black male, dark complected, 6'0, thin build, 20 years-of-age, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and a black backpack.
Suspect #2: Black male, dark complected, 5"11″, thin build, 20 years-of-age, dreadlocks, wearing a black jacket and a black skull cap.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, 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 these suspects, please contact:
East Detectives Division
Det. Lindsey # 9073