Published on Dec 2, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify three suspects who robbed an 18 year-old female in Franklinville.
On November 26, 2013, at 4:50 pm, the complainant was walking on the 3700 block of North 10th Street when she was approached by three unknown males. Suspect #1 placed an object against the back of her head while suspects #2 and #3 stood at her side and preventing her from leaving the area. The suspects then went into her jacket pocket removing approximately $200 and a white Samsung Galaxy 3. Suspect #1 then fled on foot south on 10th Street towards Erie Avenue and suspects #2 and #3 fled on foot north on 10th Street. Moments prior to the robbery the the complainant was inside inside a Chinese store located at 1001 West Erie Avenue with the offenders and were captured on surveillance video.
Suspect #1: Black male, 18-22 years-of-age, beard, 5'9 -5'10, grey hooded sweatshirt or jacket and dark pants.
Suspect #2: Black male, 18-22 years-of-age, 5'5″, medium to heavy build, wearing a black jacket with a black hood.
Suspect #3: Black male, wearing a black jacket with a grey hood and white sneakers.
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. Hiller #663