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Video: Two wanted in connection with Jan. 18 homicide caught on video

Police are looking for two men and a van captured on surveillance video outside the scene of a Jan. 18 murder in the city's Feltonville section.

Video: Two wanted in connection with Jan. 18 homicide caught on video

Police are looking for two men and a van captured on surveillance video outside the scene of a Jan. 18 murder in the city’s Feltonville section.

In the video, released by police on Monday, a light-colored van can be seen circling the block and two men can be seen walking in the area of Wyoming Avenue near 2nd Street shortly before 8:30 p.m. that Friday night. Police say they believe the men caught on video are responsible for shooting 56-year-old Pablo Valdez to death inside his home on Wyoming Avenue near 2nd Street.

Police said they believe the van may be a 1998 to 2002 Chevrolet Venture. The men were last seen heading north on 2nd Street from Wyoming Avenue after Valdez’s murder.

Tipsters should contact police in the Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334 or 3335, call the tip line at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847), email tips@phillypolice.com or submit a tip online.

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