Monday, March 2, 2015

Cops: Man sought in series of nine armed robberies

Hakim Benson, 20, is wanted in connection with a series of at least nine armed robberies in West and Southwest Philadelphia between Aug. 30 and Monday afternoon, police said.

Cops: Man sought in series of nine armed robberies

Hakim Benson, 20, is wanted in connection with a series of at least nine armed robberies in West and Southwest Philadelphia between Aug. 30 and Monday afternoon, police said.  

Benson is about 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighs around 125 pounds and is known to frequent the area of Guyer Avenue near 66th Street in Elmwood, police said.

Tipsters are asked to call the Southwest Detective Division at 215-686-3183 or the tip line at 215-686-TIPS (8477). Tipsters may also submit information online.

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