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Suspects wanted for robbery/shooting

The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying two men it believes are responsible for a Feb. 4 incident at Best of Both Worlds Store, 2601 S. 8th St.

At approximately 9:30 p.m., two unknown black males were captured on surveillance video knocking on the rear door of the store pretending to be making a pizza delivery. When the victim looked out of the window and stated they did not order a pizza, the suspects walked away.

On Feb. 5, at approximately 10 p.m., police said suspect №1 was captured again on surveillance video approaching the rear door of the Best of Both Worlds Store while the victims were locking up for the night. According to police, he pulled out a handgun and demanded money. As the suspect was running away, he turned and fired a gunshot at the victims, police said.

If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact South Detective Division at 215–686–3013/3014. Det. Tocco #9079 DC 18–03–006970

Vandalism incident on South Broad

The Philadelphia Police Department has released surveillance footage related to a recent incident at a local gas station.

On Feb. 5, at 12:30 a.m., a large group of unknown males and females was inside a Sunoco gas station located at 801 S. Broad St. While inside, the suspects began taking items from the shelves then began throwing food items and soft drinks on the floor and walls causing a hole in the back wall of the business.

If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact South Detective Division at 215–686–3013/3014. Det. Gallagher #9312 DC 18–03–006879

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