Group of armed men rob Lawncrest 7-Eleven

Police are looking for four men who robbed a store on Rising Sun Avenue earlier this month.

Surveillance images show the four suspects who robbed a store in Lawncrest earlier this month. Source: Philadelphia Police

Police are investigating after a group of armed men robbed a 7-Eleven at 6622 Rising Sun Ave. in Lawncrest earlier this month.

Four men wearing masks and gloves entered the store around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, authorities said. They demanded money and cigarettes from the cashier, and one of the suspects took the cash drawer while the others snatched the cigarettes, according to police.

The group was armed with several handguns, police said.

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Anyone with information about the suspects or the robbery is asked to contact Northeast Detectives at 215-686-3153/3154. All tips will be confidential. ••