The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:
• Victor D’Alfonso, 24, of the 6600 block of Algard St., for aggravated assault, unlawful restraint, reckless endangerment, cruelty to animals and related offenses.
On Nov. 15 at about 3 p.m., D’Alfonso allegedly entered the home of a relative and began arguing with the senior woman. He then attacked the woman by grabbing her by the throat and choking her, police said.
D’Alfonso allegedly released the woman, then attacked her pet dog, choking it until its leash broke. He further punched the woman in the face and chest until she collapsed to the floor, police said.
The suspect is white, 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.
• Blair DeMarco, 48, of the 100 block of Loney St. in Rockledge, for burglary, trespassing, assault, reckless endangerment and harassment.
On Sept. 12 at about 2 p.m., DeMarco allegedly broke into the home of a female acquaintance on the 1000 block of Herbert St. by forcing open the front door. The door struck the victim in the head, knocking her to the ground and causing bruises. DeMarco allegedly spit on the victim several times then left the property.
DeMarco is white, 6 feet tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.
• Eli McCutchen, 22, of the 1300 block of Ridge Ave., for aggravated assault, reckless endangerment and related offenses.
On June 8 at about 9 p.m., McCutchen was incarcerated at the Detention Center at 8101 State Road when he allegedly attacked a corrections officer by charging at him and throwing a punch at him. Police did not specify any injuries that might have resulted from the incident.
McCutchen is black, 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 145 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and tattoos on the backs of both hands, his right wrist and his right forearm.
• Marcelles Hobbs, 23, of the 5900 block of Shisler St., for burglary, trespassing and theft.
On May 16, a man returned to his home on the 5900 block of Belden St., to discover that the residence had been burglarized. A semi-automatic rifle, an Apple iPad and an Apple laptop computer were reported missing. Detectives later found evidence allegedly linking Hobbs to the break-in.
Hobbs is black, 6 feet tall and weighs 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
• Steven Samuels, 30, of the 3400 block of Red Lion Road, for aggravated assault, reckless endangerment and related offenses.
On June 16 at about 1 p.m., Samuels allegedly attacked a female acquaintance as they argued inside a car on the 3900 block of Morrell Ave. According to police, Samuels stopped the car and pushed the woman out the passenger door. When she re-entered the car, Samuels allegedly choked her and punched her throughout her body, causing scratches to her forehead and cuts to her hands and ankles. The woman then fled the car.
Samuels is black, 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 210 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. He has worn a moustache and full beard.
Call Northeast Detectives at 215-686-3153 or dial 911 to report information about any of the suspects. ••
Reporter William Kenny can be reached at 215-354-3031 or firstname.lastname@example.org