News from Philadelphia Police:
On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at approximately 10:46 pm, employees were working their shift at the Universal Pharmacy located at 3908 Kensington Avenue when two unknown Hispanic males entered the store. One of the suspects pointed a handgun at an employee chasing after him towards the back of the store.
Simultaneously, suspect #2 began yelling at another employee to put the money inside a bag. When the suspect returned to the front of the store he also yelled at the witness demanding money. After complying with the suspects’ demands, placing an unknown amount of money from both registers inside a backpack he had with him, both suspects then fled and were last seen west on Luzerne Street.
If you see these suspects, police ask that you do not approach them, but contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847. All tips will be confidential.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, contact:
East Detective Division at 215-686-3243/3244 and ask for Detective Fred #764.