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:
• Yolanda Fife, 44, is wanted for aggravated assault and related offenses.
Last April 4 at about 7 p.m., Fife was inside the home of a woman friend when the two began to argue. Fife allegedly grabbed a pair of scissors and attacked the other woman, who raised her arms attempting to defend herself. Fife punched the woman in the face and head more than a dozen times, police said, causing cuts and scrapes to her face, head, arms and hands.
Fife is also known as Yolanda Murchison. She is black, 5 feet 2 inches tall and 145 pounds. At the time of a prior arrest, her hair was dyed blonde. She has natural brown hair and brown eyes and is known to frequent the area of 2700 Rhawn St.
• Samuel Loux, 42, is wanted for burglary and related offenses.
On Oct. 28 at about 9 p.m., Loux allegedly broke into a business on the 8300 block of Bustleton Ave. Based on undisclosed information, detectives identified Loux as a suspect and obtained a warrant to search his residence, where they allegedly found evidence linking him to the crime.
Loux is white, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 230 pounds. He has brown hair, hazel eyes and tattoos of jesters on both shoulders, along with multiple tattoos on both forearms. He is known to frequent the area of 2400 Duncan St.
• William Rodriguez, 41, is wanted for aggravated assault and related offenses.
On June 26 at about 11 a.m., Rodriguez was inside the home of a woman acquaintance when he allegedly pushed her against a wall during an argument. Rodriguez then pushed her onto a staircase, grabbed the woman’s cell phone from her hand and threw it against a wall, police said. The woman carried the couple’s year-old son and tried to run out the front door to seek help, but Rodriguez allegedly pushed her onto a chair and began choking her while stating, “If I go to jail, I will come back for you.”
Rodriguez then fled the home on foot, police said. He is Hispanic, 5 feet 11 inches tall and 190 pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes, a tattoo of a rat on his arm and another small tattoo on his left thumb. He is known to frequent the area of 3700 N. Darien St.
• Alphonse Rome, 22, is wanted for robbery with a handgun and related offenses.
On March 7 at about 10:40 p.m., Rome allegedly attacked another man in the parking lot of an apartment complex near Woodhaven and Barbary roads. According to police, Rome punched the victim in the face multiple times, pointed a handgun at him and struck him on the head with the weapon. Rome allegedly stole two items of jewelry and a container of prescription medication from the victim.
Rome is also known as “Juvy.” He is black, 6 feet tall and about 175 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and is known to frequent the area of 3100 Woodhaven Road.
• Leonard Thomas, 26, is wanted for robbery and related offenses.
On March 13 at about 8 p.m., Thomas was inside the home of a woman acquaintance when they began to argue and Thomas allegedly punched the woman nearly a dozen times in the face and head. Thomas then stole the victim’s iPhone and fled the house, police said. The woman declined medical treatment.
Thomas is black, 5 feet 4 inches tall and 165 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and is known to frequent the area of 5400 Erdrick St.
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