Philadelphia Police Investigate Gunpoint Robbery

PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying three suspects wanted for a gunpoint robbery inside the 42nd Food Market.

Authorities stated that the incident occurred on February 21st, 2023, at around 11:30 AM. Three masked men entered the store and one of them, armed with a submachine gun, approached the counter and demanded money. The employee gave him several hundred dollars and then the men fled the scene.

If you have any information about this crime, please contact the police immediately at 215.686.TIPS (8477).

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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