The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for your help to apprehend a suspect wanted for a robbery in Feltonville. The suspect is a 25-year-old Hispanic male of dark complexion with a scar on his cheek. He is believed to be about 5 ft. 7 inches and weighs about 200lbs. The suspect was seen wearing a gray shirt, long blue pants, and a dark-colored baseball cap.
The incident took place at 4411 Whitaker Avenue on June 24, 2015 at approximately 8 p.m. A 51-yea-old truck driver for Delphia Distribution was robbed while he was securing his truck. An unknown Hispanic male approached him asking for a light. When he informed the suspect that he did not have a lighter, the suspect pulled a handgun from his waist and pointed it at him while demanding money. After he gave the suspect money, he was forced against the truck while the perpetrator went inside the truck and took an unknown amount of money from the seat of the truck.
The police are warning the public not to approach the suspect if they recognize him, but to contact 911 immediately.