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Police: 5 robberies in Philadelphia likely connected; suspects sought

Police say the victim was walking in the 300 block of Fitzwater Street when he was approached by two men. One of them pointed a handgun at him and demanded his wallet.

Police say the victim was walking in the 700 block of South 9th Street when he was approached by a man who pointed a handgun at him and demanded money.

The victim was walking in the 900 block of Fitzwater Street when he was approached from behind by two men, one of whom pointed a handgun at him and demanded his belongings.

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Police say the suspect got out of a gray sedan in the 1000 block of Fitzwater Street and put a handgun against the chest of the victim, demanding his belongings. He took the victim's iPhone and $60 cash before getting into the car and fleeing east on Fitzwater Street.

The suspects took the man's wallet and fled in an unknown direction. The armed suspect later tried to use one of the victim's debit cards at the Wawa at 518 South 2nd Street but the transaction was declined.

Police say the victims were walking in the 2100 block of Carpenter Street when they were approached by two men who pointed handguns at them. The victims were robbed of their wallets and $146 in cash. The suspects fled north on 21st Street from Carpenter.

    Police: 5 Philly robberies likely connected; suspects sought
    Philadelphia police are on the hunt for at least two suspects after a series of armed robberies in the city. The department's South Detective Division said the five robberies appear to be connected based similarities in the suspect descriptions, locations, and other factors. Investigators released the following details: MARCH 10 at 1:20 a.m.
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Multiple Robberies 3rd 17th Districts

On March 10, 2018, at 1:20 am @ the victim, while on the 300 block of Fitzwater Street, was  approached by two unknown black males when suspect #1 pointed a handgun at him...

On March 19, 2018, at 11:00 pm, the victim, while on the 700 block of South 9th Street, was approached from behind by an unknown black male, who pointed a handgun at him...

On April 2, 2018, at 9:45 pm, the victim, while on the 900 block of Fitzwater Street was approached from behind by two unknown males. Suspect #1, who was pointing a handgun...

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On April 1, 2018, at 11:20 pm, the victim, while on the 1000 block of Fitzwater Street, was approached by an unknown black male who exited the driver’s side door of...

...1 later attempted to use the victim's debit card at a Wawa located at 518 South 2nd Street but the transaction was denied...

...17-013868On April 2, 2018, at 11:26 pm, the victim's, while on the 2100 block of Carpenter Street, he was approached by two unknown black males pointing handguns at the them while demanding...

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    Multiple Robberies 3rd 17th Districts
    The South Detective Division is investigating a robbery pattern in the 3rd and 17th Districts. This pattern is based on modus operandi, recovered video surveillance, offender description, time of day and the close proximity of the incidents.
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