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02/15/12 Armed Robbery

The Department of Public Safety received a report of an armed robbery at 45th and Baltimore Avenue. The suspects were described as: Two African American males, both approximately 6'2, both wearing knit caps and dark colored coats. Suspects were last seen traveling southbound on 45th Street.

On 02/15/12, at approximately 10:20pm, the victim (a USciences employee) of the armed robbery reported to the Department of Public Safety that the robbery had actually taken place in the 1000 Block of South 46th Street and not 45th & Baltimore as originally reported.

He reported that two assailants approached him from behind, pointed a silver handgun at him and demanded his money. He reported after they took his wallet and other valuables, the assailants then fled southbound on 46th Street.

The Philadelphia police are investigating the incident.