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One arrested, two sought in robberies targeting elderly

...at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

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Arrest warrants were issued for Joseph Donaldson, 28, of the 100 block of North Paxon Street in West Philadelphia, and Ronald Singleton, 52, of the 5100 block of Hawthorne Street in the city's East Frankford section.

Arrest warrants were issued for Joseph Donaldson, 28, of the 100 block of North Paxon Street in West Philadelphia, and Ronald Singleton, 52, of the 5100 block of Hawthorne Street in the city's East Frankford section.

The victims were targeted at the following banks: PNC Bank at 2200 Cottman Ave., twice; TD Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and...

...Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705...

...Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

...Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave.

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Wanted: Suspects Keith Perkins (left) and Joseph Donaldson (right) for Multiple Robberies in the 2nd 7th 15th 8th 24th and 26th Districts [VIDEO]

...the complainant, an 81 year-old male, was returning from the Citizens Bank located at 6271 Frankford Avenue and arrived at his residence on the 3400 block of Tyson Avenue. After pulling his...

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Keith Perkins (left) is 43 years-of-age and is from the 1400 block of North 22nd Street. Perkins is charged with robbery and related offenses.

Joseph Donaldson (right) is 28 years-of-age and is from the 100 block of North Paxon Street and is still atlarge.

Ronald Singleton is 52 years-of-age and is from the 5100 block of Hawthorne Street and is still atlarge.

...00 am, the complainant, a 72 year-old male, returned from TD Bank located at 2200 Cottman Avenue and was exiting his vehicle on the 6900 block of Leonard Street when he was...

...from TD Bank located at 2200 Cottman Avenue and was exiting his vehicle on the 6900 block of Leonard Street when he was approached by an unknown black male. After a brief struggle, the suspect...

...in a silver colored vehicle and was last seen east through the rear alley of 2200 Disston Street and Longshore Avenue. No injuries were reported. Prior to the robbery the suspect was captured...

...old male, had returned home from cashing a check at the PNC Bank located at 6705 Rising Sun Avenue. The complainant parked in the rear driveway of the 1200 block of Rhawn Street and...

...located at 6705 Rising Sun Avenue. The complainant parked in the rear driveway of the 1200 block of Rhawn Street and after exiting his vehicle the suspect punched him in his face then taking his...

...a PNC bank located at 2200 Cottman Avenue and a Wells Fargo Bank located at 7300 Bustleton Avenue. When the complainant returned to his residence on the 1000 block of Saint Vincent Street...

...Bank located at 7300 Bustleton Avenue. When the complainant returned to his residence on the 1000 block of Saint Vincent Street and exited his vehicle an unknown male entered his garage. The suspect then punched the...

...of the complainant’s vehicle, which is parked in the Sprint lot located on the 2100 block of Cottman Avenue. The suspect then walks to the lot behind the PNC Bank and enters a Chevrolet...

...the Citizens Bank located at 6271 Frankford Avenue and arrived at his residence on the 3400 block of Tyson Avenue. After pulling his vehicle into his rear driveway and exiting his vehicle an unknown male...

...the complainant, an 81 year-old male, went to a Wells Fargo Bank located at 6420 Frankford Avenue and withdrew $1,000. The complainant placed his money in the center console of his...

...center console of his vehicle then drove to the Philadelphia Federal Credit Union located at 8025 Roosevelt Boulevard to deposit checks. When the complainant entered his vehicle and parked in the Gallo’s...

...the complainant entered his vehicle and parked in the Gallo’s Seafood Lot located at 2700 Stanwood Street to wait for an order that he had placed. While seated in his vehicle, an...

...Avenue then walked east on Cottman Avenue and stopped at the Sunoco Store located at 7265 Castor Avenue. When they went to the rear of their residence on the 7200 block of Rutland...

...at 7265 Castor Avenue. When they went to the rear of their residence on the 7200 block of Rutland Street a white colored vehicle stopped, and an unknown black male exited the vehicle knocking both...

...at 12:06 am, the complainant, a 44 year-old male, was walking on the 1000 block of North Leithgow Street and was attempting to enter his residence when a unknown male approached him from behind...

...87 year-old male, was parking his vehicle in front of his residence on the 1000 block of North 11th Street when he observed the an unknown male walking on foot in front of his vehicle...

...496 from his back pocket. The suspect then continued walking and was last seen toward 300 West Wildey Street...

...a 91 year-old male, was walking home from the Wells Fargo Bank located at Frankford and Girard Avenue after withdrawing $623. As the complainant was in front of his residence on the 13...

...45 pm, the complainant, an 82 year-old male, left the Wells Fargo Bank at 3400 Aramingo Avenue and entered a Septa Bus at Clearfield Street and Aramingo Avenue. When the complainant exited...

...Septa Bus at Clearfield Street and Aramingo Avenue. When the complainant exited the bus at Clearfield Street and Tulip Street he started walking toward 3000 Tulip Street. While on Tulip Street an unknown male aproached...

...the complainant exited the bus at Clearfield Street and Tulip Street he started walking toward 3000 Tulip Street. While on Tulip Street an unknown male aproached him from behind and sprayed him with...

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One arrested, one sought in robberies targeting elderly

...at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

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An arrest warrant was issued for Joseph Donaldson, 28, of the 100 block of North Paxon Street in West Philadelphia.

The victims were targeted at the following banks: PNC Bank at 2200 Cottman Ave., twice; TD Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and...

...Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705...

...Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

...Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave.

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A gun-toting crook stole $162 from a Pizza Hut on Frankford Avenue near Wells Street on Wednesday.

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Officer Rafeeq Strickland, a police spokesman, said officers found Warren slumped over the front seat of a Jeep Cherokee on Manton Street near 25th at 11:18 p.m. Wednesday.

Warren, of Beechwood Street near Jackson, had been shot several times in the head, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators had no suspects or motives.

Police said the victim, whose name was not released, was shot in the head on Luzerne Street near Castor Avenue at 5:40 p.m.

There was a bizarre scene in Southwest Philly about 10 a.m. yesterday, when Engine 69 was suddenly halted on its way to investigate a remote fire alarm that went off in a property on Mario Lanza Boulevard near Lindbergh.

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Cops: Robber follows elderly residents home from banks

* July 7: An 81-year-old man returning home to Tyson Avenue near Crispin Street, in Mayfair, from a bank at Frankford and Robbins was approached getting out of his car by a man who pushed him against the car and stole his money.

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An 87-year-old man, slight and a little hunched, walks unsuspectingly into the Sunoco store at Cottman and Castor avenues in the video from around 10 a.m. Aug. 13, which police released yesterday. He leans down to pick up a newspaper.

...year-old wife were followed home, police said, from the nearby PNC Bank branch at Cottman and Horrocks. The brazen bandit then stalked his prey home to Rutland Street near St. Vincent, in...

* June 3: A 72-year-old man left a TD Bank on Cottman Avenue near Bustleton, and was followed by the suspect home to Leonard Street near Longshore Avenue, in Castor, where the suspect attacked him and stole $750.

* June 3: A 72-year-old man left a TD Bank on Cottman Avenue near Bustleton, and was followed by the suspect home to Leonard Street near Longshore Avenue, in Castor, where the suspect attacked him and stole $750.

* July 1: An 86-year-old man got home from a PNC Bank on Rising Sun Avenue near Martins Mill Road and parked in his driveway on Rhawn Street near Fairfield. There, the suspect punched the man in the face and stole his cash.

* July 1: An 86-year-old man got home from a PNC Bank on Rising Sun Avenue near Martins Mill Road and parked in his driveway on Rhawn Street near Fairfield. There, the suspect punched the man in the face and stole his cash.

* July 7: An 81-year-old man returning home to Tyson Avenue near Crispin Street, in Mayfair, from a bank at Frankford and Robbins was approached getting out of his car by a man who pushed him against the car and stole his money.

* July 21: An 81-year-old man was in the lot at Gallo's Seafood, Stanwood Street near Fairfield, after going to two banks nearby. The suspect opened the man's car door and took money the elderly victim had placed in the center console.

5 days ago

Robbers Take Cash From Frankford Diner

This happened just after 2 a.m. on the 6300 block of Frankford Avenue.

5 days ago

2 armed men sought in diner robbery in Northeast Philadelphia

The robbery happened just after 2:00 a.m. on the 6300 block of Frankford Avenue.

5 days ago

Cops: Robber follows elderly residents home from banks

* July 7: An 81-year-old man returning home to Tyson Avenue near Crispin Street, in Mayfair, from a bank at Frankford and Robbins was approached getting out of his car by a man who pushed him against the car and stole his money.

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An 87-year-old man, slight and a little hunched, walks unsuspectingly into the Sunoco store at Cottman and Castor avenues in the video from around 10 a.m. Aug. 13, which police released yesterday. He leans down to pick up a newspaper.

...year-old wife were followed home, police said, from the nearby PNC Bank branch at Cottman and Horrocks. The brazen bandit then stalked his prey home to Rutland Street near St. Vincent, in...

* June 3: A 72-year-old man left a TD Bank on Cottman Avenue near Bustleton, and was followed by the suspect home to Leonard Street near Longshore Avenue, in Castor, where the suspect attacked him and stole $750.

* June 3: A 72-year-old man left a TD Bank on Cottman Avenue near Bustleton, and was followed by the suspect home to Leonard Street near Longshore Avenue, in Castor, where the suspect attacked him and stole $750.

* July 1: An 86-year-old man got home from a PNC Bank on Rising Sun Avenue near Martins Mill Road and parked in his driveway on Rhawn Street near Fairfield. There, the suspect punched the man in the face and stole his cash.

* July 1: An 86-year-old man got home from a PNC Bank on Rising Sun Avenue near Martins Mill Road and parked in his driveway on Rhawn Street near Fairfield. There, the suspect punched the man in the face and stole his cash.

* July 7: An 81-year-old man returning home to Tyson Avenue near Crispin Street, in Mayfair, from a bank at Frankford and Robbins was approached getting out of his car by a man who pushed him against the car and stole his money.

* July 21: An 81-year-old man was in the lot at Gallo's Seafood, Stanwood Street near Fairfield, after going to two banks nearby. The suspect opened the man's car door and took money the elderly victim had placed in the center console.

5 days ago

Phila. police probing robberies targeting elderly

...at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

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The victims were targeted at the following banks: PNC Bank at 2200 Cottman Ave. twice; TD Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and...

...Bank, also at 2200 Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705...

...Cottman Ave.; Wells Fargo Bank branches at Frankford and Girard Avenues, 3400 Aramingo Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave...

...Ave., and 6420 Frankford Ave.; Citizens Bank at 6271 Frankford Ave.; and PNC Bank at 6705 Rising Sun Ave.

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