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Armed Robbery, Tienda Latina Spanish Food Mart 9-15-14

Incident #: 50-14-24578  Date/Time: Sunday, September 14th at 12:54PM

Location: Tienda Latina, 720C Townsend Blvd., Dover, DE

The Dover police Department is investigating a Sunday afternoon robbery of a Spanish Food Mart located on Townsend Blvd.  At approximately 12:54PM, a black male suspect wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans, and a black do-rag on his head entered the Tienda Latina Spanish Food Mart.  The suspect pointed what was described as a silver handgun at the clerk and demanded money.  The clerk complied, giving the suspect an undisclosed sum of money.  The suspect then fled southbound towards Townsend Boulevard.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111 or  call the Delaware Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-Tip-3333 or go online at www.tipsubmit.com.

Officer Releasing Information:  Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer