The incident happened Tuesday in the 7100 block of Torrancedale Avenue in Exxon, a major commercial street in Tacony, Northeast Philadelphia. The authorities probing the matter are hoping that someone can identify the masked men seen in the video by their clothes and provide information about them. According to the police, the masked criminals barged into the ‘Mini Mar’ behind the petrol pump where the petro was working. After this the criminals opened fire on them.
The robbers ran away with the cash register
A bullet hit Petro in the back and the criminals fled with the cash register. After some time the doctors declared him dead. “It was very sad,” said Philadelphia Police Captain Jose Medina. Karmayari was murdered. The kids loved him….” According to CBS News Philadelphia, Petro was originally from India and had recently returned from a trip abroad. He is survived by his wife and a son.
expressed grief over the murder
Exxon petrol pump manager says they are installing security gates after employee’s murder. Neighbors described Petro as knowing his customers well and being very helpful. A customer lamented his killing, saying that “he didn’t deserve it.” He was just a wonderful person.