Robbers Steal Money, SEPTA Tokens From Restaurant: Cops

Police are searching for two men who they say stole money and SEPTA tokens from a local restaurant.

Police are searching for two men who they say stole money and SEPTA tokens from a local restaurant.

On March 24 at 1 a.m., police say the two men walked into the Golden King II restaurant on 7100 Elmwood Avenue.

The first suspect pulled out a gun and pointed it at the restaurant employees while the second climbed over the bar and removed between $200 and $300 as well as SEPTA tokens from the register, according to police. Investigators say the men then fled the scene.

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Credit Philadelphia Police 

Prior to the robbery, police say the suspect who stole the money was caught on surveillance video talking to a patron. He is considered a person of interest.

The first suspect is described as a light skinned black male in his early 20’s with no facial hair, standing 5-foot-6 and weighing 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark pants, a Gray/light blue hooded sweatshirt and dark pants. Police also say he was armed with a black revolver.

The second suspect is described as a black male in his early 20’s standing 5-foot-4 and weighing 120 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light Gray hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and a black mask covering his face.

If you have any information on this incident, please call Philadelphia Police.

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