Elderly man pistol whipped in SW Phila. speakeasy robbery
SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA - August 23, 2012 (WPVI) -- Police are searching for the armed bandits who pistol whipped and robbed an elderly man Thursday morning in Southwest Philadelphia.
The suspects stormed a home in the 5900 block of Springfield Avenue.Police say, a 74-year-old man was robbed and pistol whipped. The victim sustained a head injury and is in stable condition
Officials say, a speak easy was being run inside the home, a place where alcohol is sold illegally. The robbers fled with $2,000.
robbery, southwest philadelphia, philadelphia, local/state
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