Police: Suspects sought for attack at Nicetown gas station

- Police are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating two men and two women wanted in connection with an aggravated assault in Nicetown.

The incident took place around 11:15 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12.

Police say the victim was filling up their car at the Speedway gas station on West Hunting Park Avenue when the group of suspects jumped out of an unknown silver sedan. Surveillance video shows one of the suspects, who armed with a baseball bat, break the victim’s car windows.

The victim was able to pull out of the gas station, after which point the suspects fled.

Police describe the first suspect as a black man in his early- to mid-twenties with a thin build and dark complexion. He was seen wearing a black t-shirt with a Batman logo on the front with blue jeans and black sneakers.

The second suspect, described as a black man in his early- to mid-twenties with a thin build, was seen wearing a dark colored t-shirt, dark colored pants and dark colored sneakers

Police describe the third suspect as a black female in her teens or early twenties with a stocky build. She was seen wearing a two-toned blue and gray hooded sweatshirt with dark colored pants

The fourth suspect, described as a black female in her teens or early twenties with a thin build, was seen wearing a peach colored sweatshirt with black pants.

Anyone with information regarding this assault is urged to contact police.

To submit a tip via telephone, dial (215) 686-8477 or text a tip to PPD TIP (773847). Or, use this form to submit a tip anonymously. All tips are confidential.

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