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Police Video: Gunpoint Robbery Of N. Philadelphia Grocery Store

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Still from surveillance video released by police of robbery at gunpoint at a small grocery store in North Philadelphia Still from surveillance video released by police of robbery at gunpoint at a small grocery store in North Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police have released surveillance video of two men robbing a small grocery store at gunpoint.

The incident occurred on October 5th at 5:30pm at the Espinal Grocery Store on the 1600 block of Lehigh Avenue.

In the video, you can see two men enter the store.  The first offender brandishes a handgun and takes money from the register.

The other offender acts as the lookout at the front door.

Both men then fled on foot on 16th street.

They are described as:

Suspect #1: Black male, 18-20 years-of-age, medium complexion, 5'11", wearing a long sleeve shirt with white and black stripes, dark mask and armed with a handgun.

Suspect #2: Black male, 18-20 years-of-age, 5'7"-5'8", light skin, wearing a black knitted hat, white long sleeve tee shirt and black jeans.

If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
 

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