Suspects sought for crime spree in Philadelphia, suburbs

Police are searching for two armed robbers who have struck businesses in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs.

They’re wanted for at least five crimes in the city alone.

Surveillance video captures them armed with guns, in some cases wearing masks, terrorizing employees at area convenience stores.

“They are using a semi-automatic handgun that is similar in all the robberies, so that is another reason we know these are all connected,” said Lt. Dennis Rosenbaum of Northeast Detectives.

Detectives believe the robberies happened between September 24 and October 11. The criminals have targeted several convenience stores in Northeast Philadelphia and also several in Bucks and Delaware counties.

“Detectives, we communicate across the lines. You might have a road that divides us, but we all communicate. After looking at some of the video, we all reached out to each other and said ‘I think we have the same person, two persons doing these robberies,'” Rosenbaum

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