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Armed Robbery of Convenience Store 12-4-14

Incident #: 50-14-32718   Date: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 at 7:27PM

Location:  Valero, 530 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

The Dover Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store that occurred at 7:27PM Wednesday night.  The incident occurred when an unknown black male suspect entered the Valero station at 530 north DuPont Highway, brandishing what the victim believes to be a deadly weapon and demanded money.  The clerk opened the register and the suspect stole grabbed an undisclosed amount of currency and fled the area.  The suspect was described as a heavyset black male, wearing a jacket, tan pants, black boots, blue rubber gloves, and a plastic yellow grocery bag over his head/face to conceal his identity.

valeroAnyone 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 http://www.tipsubmit.com.

Officer releasing this information:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman
Public Information Officer