On February 5, 2018, at approximately 6:00 p.m., Harrisburg Police responded to the 1500 block of North Cameron Street for a report of people fighting in a store.
Upon arrival, Officers made contact with an adult female. The female stated that an unknown male pointed a gun at her and her juvenile son. Officers spoke with the son and learned that prior to the incident at the store, he encountered the unknown male in the area of Reilly Street. The male pulled a hand gun and pointed it at the juvenile’s head and went through his pockets. He took the victim’s iPhone 6 and $30 cash. The suspect was also with an unknown female who was described as a short black female wearing all black.
The victim’s mother then confronted the suspect on Reilly St just east of N Cameron St. During the confrontation, the suspect pulled out the gun and pointed it at the mother. The store clerk called police and the suspect left the premises.
The suspect was described as a light-skinned black male, approximately 20 years of age, with a skinny build. He was wearing blue jeans, a white jacket, a white snapback hat, and white sneakers. The gun was described as a small black handgun that was inside a purple bag.