- Associated Press - Thursday, December 22, 2016

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A suburban Philadelphia man has been sentenced to three to six years in prison after acknowledging he robbed the same gas station three times this year.

The Bucks County Courier Times reports (https://bit.ly/2h5w6al ) Philip Grimm, of Upper Southampton, was sentenced last week.

Police arrested Grimm in late February. They identified his SUV as the vehicle that fled a Speedway gas station in Southampton following two robberies over four days.

Police say Grimm was a heroin addict and used a revolver during both robberies.

Grimm pleaded guilty to those robberies weeks after his arrest.

He later pleaded guilty to robbing the same gas station in June using a knife.

The judge has ordered Grimm to also pay back nearly $800.

___

Information from: Bucks County Courier Times, https://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide