Northeast Times

East Torresdale Wawa robbed at knifepoint

A masked, knife-wield­ing man robbed an East Tor­res­dale con­veni­ence store and made off with up to $400 cash early Sunday, ac­cord­ing to 6ABC.

The heist oc­curred at about 3 a.m. at Wawa on the 9400 block of State Road, the news sta­tion re­por­ted, cit­ing a po­lice source. The crook entered the store, poin­ted a knife at a clerk and de­man­ded money. He fled in an un­known dir­ec­tion.

The rob­ber was de­scribed as black, 5 feet 5 inches tall, with a hooded sweat­shirt, a ski mask, a ski hat, gloves and pink sunglasses. Call 215-686-TIPS or text to PPD TIP to re­port in­form­a­tion. ••

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