Monday, July 6, 2015

Ardmore Verizon store robbed

The Verizon store at 195 West Lancaster Avenue in Ardmore, Lower Merion, was robbed today at about 11:14 a.m., by two men who forced employees behind the counter at knife point. They fled with an unknown quantity of cell phones, driving east on Lancaster in a blue Dodge Caravan.

Ardmore Verizon store robbed


I want to get this out to readers as soon as possible since I know this store is in a busy, visible location.So I'm going to slap this press release from the Lower Merion Township Police Department here in its entirety: 

On Wednesday April 10, 2013 at approximately 11:14 a.m., two males forced their way into the Verizon
Wireless Store located at 195 West Lancaster Avenue in the Ardmore section of Lower Merion Township.
They produced knives and proceeded to force the staff behind the counter. They then proceeded to
remove an unknown quantity of cellular telephones from the victim business. Witnesses provided the
following descriptions:
Actor 1 is described as a black male, 20-30 yrs. of age, unshaven, wearing a blue colored plaid shirt and
blue jeans.
Actor 2 is described as a black male, 20-30 yrs. of age, unshaven, wearing a khaki colored button-down
shirt and a “burberry cap.”
No injuries were reported.
The actors were last seen leaving in a Blue Dodge Caravan, east on Lancaster Avenue.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact the Lower Merion Police Department at

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