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Burglar sought in South Philadelphia store robbery

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Philadelphia police need your help in identifying the suspect who burglarized the store King of Wings in South Philadelphia.

The incident happened just before 4:30 p.m. on Sunday in the 2200 block of South Woodstock.

Police say the suspect was caught on surveillance video breaking a side window and entering the King of Wings store.

Once inside, they say, he attempted several times to break open a cash register but was unsuccessful.

He then fled the store back through the window with the cash register containing $600.

The suspect is described as a white male, 30-40 years-of-age with blonde or light brown hair. He was wearing a dark colored t-shirt, white and blue shorts and carryihg a red bag.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.

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