A gunman made a quick but violent stop at the 1 Stop Smoke Shop in Somerton earlier this month as he held up the business and fled with a wad of cash.
Police have recovered a gun, red hoodie and black ski mask, but they’re still looking for the guy who used those items to hold up a 7-Eleven in Tacony on Feb. 18.
An armed robber struck at an Upper Holmesburg 7-Eleven store on Feb. 11.
A gang of four thugs, including one with a gun, held up two young men on a well-traveled Holmesburg streetcorner last month. Police are still trying to identify the robbers.
Police have release surveillance video of two recent strong-arm robberies in the Northeast.
Armed robbers have targeted the same Northeast convenience store five times since October, with the latest heist occurring early Monday morning, Philadelphia police say.
An unknown man used a threat of violence to rob a Bustleton Wawa store late last month.
Armed robbers have struck at three 7-Eleven stores in the same Northeast Philadelphia police district since late December.
Police are trying to identify two men who were involved in the gunpoint robbery of a convenience store in Wissinoming on Dec. 3.