Northeast Times

Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted (Jan. 22, 2014)

  • Roland Brown

  • Khalil Brunson

  • Joseph Kamara

  • Reanel McCray

  • John Papaleo

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:

• Ro­land Brown, 33, is wanted for armed rob­bery, as­sault and re­lated of­fenses.

On Aug. 13 at about 11 p.m., Brown was with an ac­com­plice when he al­legedly ap­proached a wo­man who was stand­ing on the side­walk in the 6600 block of Castor Ave., as­saul­ted her with a Taser, stole her purse and ran away, po­lice said. Po­lice ar­res­ted the ac­com­plice shortly after the rob­bery.

Brown is black, 6 feet 2 inches tall and 240 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is known to fre­quent the area of 2500 W. Sil­ver St.

• Khalil Brun­son, 20, is wanted for armed rob­bery and re­lated of­fenses.

On Dec. 20 at about 9 p.m., Brun­son was in­side an ac­quaint­ance’s home on the 4900 block of Pen­n­way St. when he al­legedly poin­ted a gun at the oth­er per­son and stole a mo­bile phone. While flee­ing the prop­erty, Brun­son fired the gun at the vic­tim, po­lice said.

Brun­son is black, 5 feet 11 inches tall and 250 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He is known to fre­quent the area of 5200 Whi­taker Ave.

• Joseph Kamara, 15, is wanted for rob­bery and re­lated of­fenses.

On Jan. 18, 2013, at about 3:20 p.m., Kamara and an ac­com­plice al­legedly used phys­ic­al force to steal a cell phone from a class­mate as they stood on a side­walk on the 7200 block of Castor Ave. After the rob­bery, Kamara al­legedly fled on foot. Po­lice ar­res­ted the ac­com­plice shortly after the in­cid­ent.

Kamara is black, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 110 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and is known to fre­quent the area of 1700 Tees­dale St.

• Reanel Mc­Cray (a.k.a. Reanel Holton), 43, is wanted for rob­bery and re­lated of­fenses.

On Dec. 15 at about 6:20 p.m., Mc­Cray and an ac­quaint­ance were in­side a res­id­ence on the 4200 block of Griscom St. when Mc­Cray al­legedly at­tacked the oth­er man and stole $160 from him. Mc­Cray bit the vic­tim’s hand and punched him in the face and head as the vic­tim at­temp­ted to take his money back and call po­lice. Mc­Cray ran away.

Mc­Cray is black, 6 feet tall and 200 pounds. He has a bald head and brown eyes. He is known to fre­quent the area of 5100 Er­drick St.

• John “Edgar” Pap­a­leo, 42, is wanted for rob­bery, theft and re­lated of­fenses.

On Nov. 22 at about 4:30 p.m., Pap­a­leo al­legedly was with his moth­er at her home on the 3000 block of Ce­dar St. when the two began to quar­rel, and Pap­a­leo as­saul­ted her. He punched her and threw her to the floor, broke two chairs and two lamps and stole her purse, which con­tained prop­erty worth $1,200, po­lice said. Pap­a­leo fled on foot. The vic­tim de­clined med­ic­al at­ten­tion.

Pap­a­leo is white, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 190 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes and is known to fre­quent the area of 1000 Borbe­ck St.

Call North­east De­tect­ives at 215-686-3153 or dial 911 to re­port in­form­a­tion. ••

You can reach at wkenny@bsmphilly.com.

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