Published on Mar 31, 2014
Northwest Detectives Division is looking to identify the suspect who robbed a 7-11 in East Oak Lane.
On March 29, 2014, at 7:30pm, police responded to a robbery at a 7-11 located at 6771 North 5th Street. When police arrived they were met by an employee, an 18 year-old male, who stated that an unknown male entered the store who was armed with a handgun while he was behind the counter. The suspect approached him and threw a red bag on the counter stating, "You have 15 seconds to give up everything." After the employee emptied an unknown amount of cash from three cash registers into the bag the suspect fled on foot and was last seen south on 5th Street.
Suspect Description: Black male, early to mid-20 years-of-age, 5'8″-5'9″, wearing a dark blue baseball cap, dark colored hooded jacket, dark colored pants, and blue latex gloves.
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 Detectives Division
Det. Chait #9249