Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a Rite Aid in Overbrook on March 25th at approximately 2:46 a.m.
The robbery happened at the Rite Aid located at 5040 City Line Avenue.
Police say the suspect walked into the store, selected a Hershey's candy bar and placed it on the counter. He then revealed a handgun in the waist of his jeans and demanded money.
The employee gave the man an undetermined amount of money from the register.
The suspect took the money and candy bar and fled in an unknown direction.
Police describe the suspect as a black male in his late 20's, 6'0" in height, with a medium build.
He was dressed in blue jeans, a black coat and black cap.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 9-1-1 immediately.
If you have any information, please contact the Crime Commission Tipline at 215-546-TIPS. A $5,000 reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator.
The holiday weekend is looking warmer and unsettled. Shower and thunderstorm chances increase late Sunday and Labor Day.
Temperatures will warm headed into Labor Day. Saturday is the pick day of the holiday weekend with dry conditions and highs in the low 80s.
It turns hot and humid by Sunday with sct. shower and thunderstorm chances increasing N&W anytime after 2/3PM. It should remain dry down the shore all day Saturday and most if not all of Sunday.
Saturday (82/62): Sun/Clouds
Sunday (89/70): Clouds/Storm
Monday (90/74): Clouds/Storm