Security Footage Released In Murder Of City Sanitation Worker

Alex Lloyd Gross Photo-Delaware Valley sanitation workers arrive at the scene of their colleagues murder.



by Alex Lloyd Gross

Nov 21, 2022

Philadelphia Police have just released video taken by nearby homes of a male that is responsible for the shooting death of ikeem Johnson, who was working as a sanitation worker last week . Authorities say it was a hit and it was planned.

Johnson was a passenger in a  trash truck which was flagged down. When he got out, he was shot multiple times. The shooter ran away and was possibly picked up by a vehicle that police said was with him.  The shooting happened just before 10:30 AM on November 18, 2022 on Rowland Avenue, just outside Lincoln High School.


The suspect vehicle, driven by individual(s) in addition to the suspect, is described as a 2015 to 2019 Subaru Outback, dark in color, with a roof rack, dark tinted windows and an unknown Pennsylvania license plate.   The city has issued a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individuals responsible.



If you have any information about this crime or this suspect(s), please contact:
Homicide Unit:
Det. Coulter #9208
Det. Grace #923
DC 22-15-083730



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