Man in custody in connection with robbery, shooting on subway platform in Center City, sources say

Philadelphia police released surveillance video of a robbery and shooting on a subway platform on Market Street in Center City.

Video shows the suspect walking up to the victim sitting on the bench Sunday night around 8 p.m.

Police say the suspect points a gun at him and demands his belongings and when he refused, the suspect pistol-whipped him. The victim fights back and a second suspect joins in. During a scuffle, the victim was shot twice.

Sources say police arrested 21-year-old Marquis Buzzy.

The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

If you have any information, please call 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text a tip to 215-686-TIPS (8477). 

Editor's Note: This story has been corrected to reflect police are investigating a robbery and not attempted robbery.


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