Sunday, August 2, 2015

Cops: Men sought in armed robbery, assault

Police are searching for a pair of men in connection with an armed robbery and assault at a convenience store in Frankford Wednesday night.

Cops: Men sought in armed robbery, assault

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Police are searching for a pair of men in connection with an armed robbery and assault at a convenience store in Frankford Wednesday night.

The men walked into Torresdale Mart and Pizza on Torresdale Avenue near Kennedy around 8 p.m., police said.

One man assaulted a store employee while the other stole money, cigarettes and other items.

They were last seen running west on Brill Street, police said.

Tipsters are asked to call the Northeast Detective Division at 215-686-3153 or the tip line at 215-686-TIPS (8477).

Tipsters may also text information to PPDTIP (773847) or submit tips online.

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