The robbery and assault of a man leaving a convince store on Beacon Street late Saturday evening is being investigated by Philadelphia Police.

Investigator Bobby Pattillo said that on Saturday, Oct. 5, a complainant was assaulted and robbed by three currently unknown assailants as he was heading home from the BP store on West Beacon Street. 

He said the incident reportedly took place near a car wash around 11 p.m. 

“The case is currently under investigation and any witnesses are encouraged to contact the Philadelphia Police Department or Crimestoppers,” Pattillo said.

Pattillo said a small amount of money was taken from the victim.

Pattillo did not give any identifying details of the three assailants as well. 

Anyone with information leading to an arrest in these cases should call the East Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 855-485-TIPS.