Police: 4 suspects carjack, rob man at gunpoint at Germantown gas station

A man became the latest victim of a carjacking as the terrifying crime continues to rise across Philadelphia.

Police say four masked men, each armed with a handgun, ambushed the victim at a Sunoco gas station at Wissahickon Avenue and Rittenhouse Lane Saturday night.

The 29-year-old man, was reportedly carjacked at gunpoint while getting gas. Three-hundred dollars was also stolen.


Video from the scene showed the armed suspects jumping from the van, chasing the victim into the gas station store, then fleeing. One suspect was seen on top of the victim's car pointing a gun.

The suspects, who arrived in a white van, fled with the victim's vehicle, a red 2022 Chrysler 300.

No arrests have been made, and no weapons recovered. Police are investigating the incident.