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Armed robber hits Little Caesars in West Philadelphia

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Police are looking for an armed bandit caught on camera robbing a West Philadelphia pizza shop.

RELATED: Watch the video on the Philadelphia Police Department's YouTube channel

It happened two weeks ago, on October 16th.

Surveillance video shows the man walking into the Little Caesars Pizza in the 5200 block of Walnut Street at 9:49 p.m.

He pulls out a handgun, points it at a worker and demands money.

He then drags the man to the safe, forces him to open it and flees with an undetermined amount of cash.

Police are looking for a black male, 25-30 years old, 5'8"-6'0" tall with a brown complexion, seen wearing a gray hooded jacket and blue jeans.

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

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