Philly Police Search For Suspect Of Two Food Truck Robberies

UNIVERSITY CITY, PA – Police are searching for a suspect wanted for the robbery of two food trucks in West Philadelphia and University City.

The first incident occurred on Monday shortly before 6:30 p.m. on the 4500 block of Walnut Street.

A victim told police a male suspect armed with a handgun entered his food truck and demanded money. The suspect stole $500. He was last seen north on 45th Street towards Samson Street.

Two hours later, police responded to the report of another armed robbery of a food truck. This time on the 3400 block of Lancaster Avenue.

The victim told police the suspect entered the truck from the back, put a gun against his neck, and demanded cash.

The victim handed the suspect a box of a cash. The suspect fled east through Lancaster Walk towards North 33rd Street.

Find the entire article with video at 6abc.com [here]

2017-03-17T08:36:56+00:00 By |Off the Wire|

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  1. Shannon Justice Mar 21, 2017 at 12:59 pm

    Unbelievable. This just confirmed for me we are getting a safe on our truck and all doors locked when on site.

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