Suspect sought in armed robbery of West Philly mini market

- Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help identifying a gunman who they say robbed a mini mart in West Philadelphia.

Surveillance footage shows the gunman entering the Felton Mini Market at 6225 Lansdown Avenue shortly after 9:30 a.m. brandishing a handgun, approaching the counter and demanding money from the cashier.

Police say the suspect took $200 and fled the scene thereafter.

Anyone with information about the suspect or crime is urged to contact the Southwest Detective Division at 215-686-3183 or 315-686-TIPS (8477). Tips can also be texted to PPDTIP (773847) or emailed to

Anonymous tips can also be made online here.

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