Published on Mar 18, 2014
Southwest Detectives Division is looking to identify the suspect who robbed a 7-11 in Elmwood.
On March 16, 2014, an unknown black male armed with a handgun entered a 7-11 located at 2900 70th South Street. While inside the store the suspect assaulted a customer before walking behind the counter and demanding money from the cash register when an employee began to struggle with the suspect. After a failed attempt at taking money from the cash register the suspect fled the store and was last seen west on Grovers Avenue.
Suspect Description: Black male, 20-25 years-of-age, 5'7″, 175-185 lbs., thin mustache, wearing a red and black hooded sweatshirt that appeared to be turned inside out, black mask, and dark pants.
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:
Southwest Detectives Division
Det. DiLauro #670