Philly PD Asks for Help Identifying Suspect Wanted for Armed Robbery

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Police say they need the public’s help in finding a suspect wanted for a violent robbery.

Authorities report that on January 1, 2022, at 9:15 pm, the victim, a 27-year-old female, was entering her vehicle on the 14xx block of Poplar Street when she was approached by an unknown black male armed with a handgun demanding money from her. When the victim stated she didn’t have any money, the suspect then forced the victim to an ATM a short distance away where the complainant withdrew $50 and gave it to the suspect. The suspect then fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as black, 20-years-of-age, 5’6″, small build, wearing a gray knit hat, black hooded jacket, black pants and distinctive multi-color sneakers.

If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact Det. Girardo of Philadelphia’s Central Detective Division at 215-686-3093/94, reference DC 22-22-000196.

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Information is subject to change at any time. A suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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