Dollar General Robbery: Two Suspects Demand Money at Gunpoint

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Police investigators state that on July 27, 2022, at 7:20 pm, two black males entered the Dollar General store on Ridge Avenue in Philadelphia.

One suspect walked behind the counter and pulled out a handgun while the other demanded money from customers. Together they made away with approximately $2,070. This robbery is still under investigation by the Philadelphia Police Department.

The suspects, both black males in their early twenties, were captured on surveillance footage as they entered a store and held up the employees at gunpoint. One suspect is described as approximately 57″ tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a Nirvana angel graphic and dark pants. He was also wearing one white glove and was armed with a black handgun. The second suspect is described as wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a skull and crossbones graphic and dark shorts.

If you see these suspects, do not approach them, but instead call 911 immediately. Anyone with any information about the crime or the suspects is urged to contact Central Detective Division at 215-686-3093 or 215-686-3094 and speak to Detective Campbell.

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Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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