Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted (Jan. 22, 2014)

John Papaleo

The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:

• Roland Brown, 33, is wanted for armed robbery, assault and related offenses.

On Aug. 13 at about 11 p.m., Brown was with an accomplice when he allegedly approached a woman who was standing on the sidewalk in the 6600 block of Castor Ave., assaulted her with a Taser, stole her purse and ran away, police said. Police arrested the accomplice shortly after the robbery.

Brown is black, 6 feet 2 inches tall and 240 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is known to frequent the area of 2500 W. Silver St.

• Khalil Brunson, 20, is wanted for armed robbery and related offenses.

On Dec. 20 at about 9 p.m., Brunson was inside an acquaintance’s home on the 4900 block of Pennway St. when he allegedly pointed a gun at the other person and stole a mobile phone. While fleeing the property, Brunson fired the gun at the victim, police said.

Brunson is black, 5 feet 11 inches tall and 250 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He is known to frequent the area of 5200 Whitaker Ave.

• Joseph Kamara, 15, is wanted for robbery and related offenses.

On Jan. 18, 2013, at about 3:20 p.m., Kamara and an accomplice allegedly used physical force to steal a cell phone from a classmate as they stood on a sidewalk on the 7200 block of Castor Ave. After the robbery, Kamara allegedly fled on foot. Police arrested the accomplice shortly after the incident.

Kamara is black, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 110 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and is known to frequent the area of 1700 Teesdale St.

• Reanel McCray (a.k.a. Reanel Holton), 43, is wanted for robbery and related offenses.

On Dec. 15 at about 6:20 p.m., McCray and an acquaintance were inside a residence on the 4200 block of Griscom St. when McCray allegedly attacked the other man and stole $160 from him. McCray bit the victim’s hand and punched him in the face and head as the victim attempted to take his money back and call police. McCray ran away.

McCray is black, 6 feet tall and 200 pounds. He has a bald head and brown eyes. He is known to frequent the area of 5100 Erdrick St.

• John “Edgar” Papaleo, 42, is wanted for robbery, theft and related offenses.

On Nov. 22 at about 4:30 p.m., Papaleo allegedly was with his mother at her home on the 3000 block of Cedar St. when the two began to quarrel, and Papaleo assaulted her. He punched her and threw her to the floor, broke two chairs and two lamps and stole her purse, which contained property worth $1,200, police said. Papaleo fled on foot. The victim declined medical attention.

Papaleo is white, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 190 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes and is known to frequent the area of 1000 Borbeck St.

Call Northeast Detectives at 215–686–3153 or dial 911 to report information. ••

Reanel McCray

Joseph Kamara

Khalil Brunson

Roland Brown