The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect who robbed a 19 year-old male in Tioga.
On March 23, 2013, at 3:00pm, while the complainant was waiting for the route 60 SEPTA bus on the 1400 block of West Allegheny Avenue an unknown male approached him from behind, put his arm around his neck and began to chock him. After a short struggle the complainant became unconscious. After the complainant regained consciousness he realized his iPhone 4 and wallet containing identification and money was missing.
Suspect #1: Black male, 18-23 years-of-age, thin build, close cut hair, wearing a dark colored zip-up jacket with hood, black pants, white sneakers and a red/orange camouflage backpack.
Suspect #2: Black male, 18-23 years-of-age, thin build, beard, wearing a light blue hooded sweatshirt with red and white writing, khaki camouflage style pants and gray sneakers.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact:
Northwest Detective Division
Det. Sanders #9185