Police release video of video game store robbery

The robber forced an employee to fill a bag with cash from the register.

Police have released video footage of a man who demanded money from the register at a GameStop store at 3292 Red Lion Road.

The man entered the store on Jan. 19 at 12:50 in the afternoon and told the employee behind the counter that he had a weapon, demanding money from the register.

After the employee complied, he fled with the money and was last seen south on Calera Road.

He was wearing a hood, a black mask and sunglasses, but as he left the camera got a shot of his face with the sunglasses lifted.

Police describe him as a white man between 30 and 40 years old standing 6 feet 1 and weighing 180 to 190 pounds with a thin build. He was wearing a black leather jacket over a gray hooded sweatshirt, as well as the mask and gloves.

Anyone with information should contact Northeast Detectives at 215–686–3153/54. ••