Update: On Saturday 5-10-14 suspect Robert T. Hawkes was arrested for the armed robbery in White Oak Park after turning himself in at the Wilmington Police Department. Hawkes was arraigned at JP#7 and committed to James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of $41,000.00 secured bond.
Incident #: 50-14-11266 Date/Time: Tuesday, May 6th at 3:10PM
Location: White Oak Park, 1210 White Oak Road, Dover, DE
The Dover Police Department is investigating an afternoon robbery of a man in the White Oak Park, located at 1210 White Oak Road. At approximately 3:10 PM the victim met with Suspect-Robert Hawkes (23) in White Oak park to sell an XBOX item for $250.00. When the victim arrived, he was approached by Hawkes and another male subject. The unknown suspect pointed a handgun while Hawkes went through the victim’s pockets, stealing cash (undisclosed amount), a cell phone, and other personal items. The unknown male suspect is described as a dark skinned black male, 5’6″-5’8″ and 180-195 pounds. Robert Hawkes currently has a warrant for his arrest. The charges are shown in the below photo of Hawkes.