December 08, 2015
Police are seeking the public's help in finding a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery in Fishtown.
According to police, surveillance video released Tuesday shows an unknown male suspect entering a 7-Eleven at 1084 N. Delaware Ave. on Dec. 5 at 2:25 a.m.
The suspect approaches a 28-year-old male employee working at the register, points a handgun at him and demands money, police said. According to police, after taking an undetermined amount of cash, he flees the store on foot in an unknown direction.
Police describe the suspect as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with a green hooded sweatshirt underneath, gray sweatpants, a black skully hat and was armed with a silver handgun, police said.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at (215) 686-TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP (773847).