Philadelphia PA-Robbery of a 19 year-old female
Published on Jan 17, 2014
Northwest Detectives Division is looking to identify the suspects who robbed a 19 year-old female'
On January 11, 2014, at 8:45 pm, The complainant was walking in the area of 6439 Grrene Street when two unknown females ran toward her and one of the suspects attempted to strike the complainant with her hand but missed. When the complainant dropped her purse to the ground she was able to spray the suspects with pepper spray before running for help. Shortly after, both suspects were captured on surveillance video entering the Clivenden Nursing and Rehab Center located at 6400 Greene Street screaming to staff member for help that their faces were burning from being maced. When staff suspected that the two females were up to something they call police. Both suspects then ran from the center leaving behind the handbag and fleeing the area in a newer mini van, possibly a Honda, driven by an unknown individual. The complainant later identified the handbag as hers and a handgun and a black knit cap were found inside and were not there prior to the robbery nor do they belong to the complainant.
Suspect #1: Black female, 20 years-of-age, medium complected, medium build, plaited hair, wearing dark Muslim attire.
Suspect #2: Black female, medium complected, stocky build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with white draw strings, and dark colored pants with white stripes on both legs.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact:
Northwest Detectives Division
Det. Oneill #9074
Address:6439 Greene St,
Jan 28, 2014