ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY AND SHOOTING
March 20, 2020
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification, location, arrest, and conviction of those involved in this attempted armed robbery and shooting.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Bensalem Police Department in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, are seeking information from the public about an attempted armed robbery and shooting.
On March 20, 2020, just before 9 p.m., an unknown male subject, armed with a black revolver, entered First Stop Cigarettes & Cigars, located at 919 Bristol Pike in Bensalem, Pennsylvania. The subject pointed the handgun at a male employee behind the counter and demanded money. Soon thereafter, the subject fired a single gunshot, striking the employee in the chest. The subject then fled the store on foot, meeting up outside with a second unknown male acting as a lookout. The two subjects were last seen heading into the parking area of the Grandview Gardens apartment complex, adjacent to the cigarette shop. The employee was transported to the hospital in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.
The armed subject is described as a Black male, approximately 6'0" tall, wearing a gray sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes, and a white mask over his nose and mouth.
The second subject, the lookout, is described as a Black male wearing a light-colored shirt, dark-colored pants, and white sneakers.