PHILADELPHIA - October 3, 2012 -- Surveillance video released by Philadelphia police shows the victim of an armed robbery fighting back against the gunman, who remains on the loose.
It all began around 12:30 a.m. Monday as the victim was walking in the 2200 block of South Rosewood Street.
Police say he was approached by a man who was standing on the corner, who asked the victim for a lighter.
The two men had a brief conversation, police say, before the man on the corner pulled a gun and took the victim's Samsung Galaxy S3 cell phone.
The robber then forced the victim to take money from an ATM at Broad and Jackson streets, but the victim couldn't withdraw any more money. So, he was led to a nearby 7-Eleven store to get cash, where video of the confrontation was recorded.
However, the tables are soon turned as the
|Liveleak on Facebook|