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Man sought for robbing Dairy Queen in Bustleton

Published On: Feb 25 2013 12:36:10 PM EST
Dairy Queen robbery surveillance

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who showed no love for Dairy Queen on Valentine's Day.

The man, seen in surveillance video, robbed the restaurant in the 1600 block of Grant Avenue in Philadelphia's Bustleton neighborhood at 8:40 p.m. on Feb. 14, police said.

The man told an employee he had a gun and demanded money, said police, adding that the robber then fled the store with cash.


The robber was described as a white man between 20- and 25-years old and standing between 5 feet, 6 inches and 5 feet, 7 inches tall with a medium build.

He was last seen wearing a green hat, a brown/tan hooded sweatshirt and a brown jacket with a black bandanna around his neck.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Philadelphia Police Department at 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.