Chilling surveillance shows an assault and robbery that occurred on October 6, 2013, at 2:30 am.
Two teens were walking on Dauphin Street towards Broad Street. At the 2300 block of North Watts Street one suspect grabbed one of the victims and slammed her on the ground. Surveillance shows the other teen trying hard to plead with the suspect.
While on the ground one of the suspects took the girl's purse, containing identification, check card and keys. The other suspect attempted to take the other girl's cell phone but failed to do so.
Both suspect then fled the area north on Watts Street. Both complainants suffered minor injuries from this incident.
Suspect #1: Black male, 20 years-of-age, wearing a purple shirt and dark colored jeans.
Suspect #2: Black male, 20 years-of-age, wearing a white t-shirt, dark colored shorts, short hair and tattoos on upper chest.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact:
Central Detectives Division at 215-686-3093/3094
WARMUP ON THE WAY
It was a beautiful holiday weekend with slightly cooler temepratures on Easter Sunday. A cold night ahead with a Frost Advisory in effect for much of the area 12-8am Monday. Temps range from the low/mid 30s in the suburbs to 40 in the city.
Despite a chilly start Monday it will warm well into the 60s, close to 70 in the city under sunny skies. Even warmer Tuesday out ahead of our next cold front.
That front will bring some rain late day Tuesday.