Philadelphia police are looking for the man they say slashed a woman's face and then stole her purse.
The incident happened on the 700 block of South 9th Street on November 11 at 4:05am.
The offender approached the 23-year old woman from behind and struck her face, causing a large laceration which required 110 stitches. The suspect then stole the woman's purse. He fled on foot towards Fitzwater Street.
The purse was located a short time later in a nearby alley.
A $12,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the culprit.
The suspects description is as follows: White male, thin build, wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with an emblem on left side of hood, black pants and dark colored shoes.
You can view the entire surveillance video on the Philadelphia Police's YouTube channel.
The holiday weekend is looking warmer and unsettled. Shower and thunderstorm chances increase late Sunday and Labor Day.
Temperatures will warm headed into Labor Day. Saturday is the pick day of the holiday weekend with dry conditions and highs in the low 80s.
It turns hot and humid by Sunday with sct. shower and thunderstorm chances increasing N&W anytime after 2/3PM. It should remain dry down the shore all day Saturday and most if not all of Sunday.
Saturday (82/62): Sun/Clouds
Sunday (89/70): Clouds/Storm
Monday (90/74): Clouds/Storm
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