Northeast Detectives Division is asking for the public's assistance to identify the suspect who robbed Burger King in Oxford Circle.
On April 16, 2014, at 9:04 pm, an employee of Burger King located at 5823 Castor Avenue was behind the counter when an unknown male enter the store wearing a black mask over his face and armed with a handgun. When the suspect started to approach the employee he fled to the rear of the store. The suspect then went to the cash register attempting to open the drawer but was unsuccessful. After a failed attempt at obtaining money from the cash register the suspect fled the store and was last seen north on Castor Avenue. No employees were injured and nothing was taken.
Suspect Description: Black male, 20 years-of-age, 5'9"-5'10", 210-220lbs, light complected, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black mask, black jeans and boots, and black 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: Northeast Detectives Division 215-686-3153/3154 Det. Gilman #934 DC# 14-02-022108