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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Philadelphia Man Charged With Robbing A Wawa

Dean Ceraolo, 51, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today by Superseding Indictment with robbing the Wawa store, at 10901 Bustleton Avenue, Philadelphia, on August 24, 2013, and attempting to rob Citizens Bank, at 1970 Red Lion Road, Philadelphia, on September 3, 2013, announced United States Attorney Zane Davd Memeger.

If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of 40 years in prison, three years supervised release, a $500,000 fine, and $200 in special assessments.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Philadelphia Police Department and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Arlene Fisk.

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1An Indictment is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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