Published on Oct 25, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department's East Detectives Division is looking to identify the suspect for a robbery/shooting in Feltonville.
The incident occurred on October 18, 2013, at 9:40 pm, outside of the El Pueblo Bar located at Thelma Street and Whitaker Avenue. The suspect was captured on surveillance video exiting the rear passenger side of a silver or tan sedan (4 door) vehicle with a factory style sun roof and approaching the complainant with a handgun pointing at him demanding money. When the complainant began struggling with the suspect he was shot in his forearm and right thigh. After a failed robbery attempt the suspect ran west on Thelma Street where he enters his vehicle and fled the area and was last seen south on D Street.
Suspect Description: Hispanic male, medium Complexion, 25 years-of-age, 5'5", dark colored hooded jacket, dark colored jeans, mustache/goatee, red baseball cap under hood and armed with a handgun.
Vehicle Description: Light Silver or tan sedan (4 door) with a sun roof. No further description available.
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:
East Detectives Division
Det. MacClain #8094
Det. Miles # 8060