Man wanted for robbing grocery at gunpoint

- A man placed an order at a grocery store but then police say he returned and robbed a cashier at gunpoint.

Wednesday, they released surveillance video from the afternoon of June 24.

The say the robber went into the El Primo Food Market in the 500 block of Reed Street and placed an order.

Then, a short time later, he went to the front counter and pulled a handgun, demanding the cashier give him money from the cash register

He got an undisclosed amount of money and then got away west on Reed Street.

The robber is described as about 23 years old, six feet tall, with a thin build. He was wearing a black knit hat, black shirt, blue pants and had a blue backpack.

If you recognize him or know where he is, you’re asked to call 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPDTIP (773847), or click here to submit a tip anonymously. Police say all tips will be confidential.

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