$20,000 Reward: Help Philadelphia Police Catch Perpetrator of SEPTA Bus Shooting

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Philadelphia police are looking for help to identify a black male perpetrator who killed a 15-year-old on a SEPTA bus. They are offering a $20,000 reward for any information leading to an arrest and conviction.

Detectives say that on May 24, 2023, at approximately 10:51 pm, a black male suspect was in a verbal dispute with a male victim, 15-year-old Randy Mills of the Unit block of West Sharpnack St, on a SEPTA bus in the area of 5200 Germantown Avenue. The offender fired a handgun, striking the victim in the chest. The victim died of his injuries.

The authorities seek help in identifying the perpetrator and a person of interest shown in a released video. They also urge potential witnesses to come forward.

Do not approach the suspect if you spot them. Reach 911 immediately. To submit a tip, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text it to the same number. For any valuable information on the suspect or crime, please contact Detective Blackwell #9045 and Detective Campbell #724 of the Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334.

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