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Dover Police Investigate Second Armed Robbery in Four Days 12-8-14

Incident #: 50-14-33056   Date: Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 8:00PM

Location:  Stop N Shop, 1102 White Oak Road, Dover, DE

The Dover Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a second armed robbery of a convenience store in the same week.  The incident occurred at  8:00PM, when an unknown black male suspect entered the Stop-N-Shop at 1102 White Oak Road and displayed a knife, demanding money.  The clerk complied and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of currency.  The suspect was described as a heavyset black male, 6’00”, wearing a black Under Armour jacket, black pants, black shoes, black gloves, and a plastic white grocery bag over his head/face to conceal his identity.  Detectives are investigating the possibility of this incident being related to a similar robbery at a Valero gas station on North DuPont Highway on December 3rd.

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 http://www.tipsubmit.com.

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