Complaint # 50-15-15633
Date/Time: Monday, June 8, 2015 at 11:59PM
Location: Dover Downs Hotel and Casino, 1131 North DuPont Hwy, Dover, Delaware
Officer Releasing Information: Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the parking lot of Dover Downs Hotel and Casino. A 39-year-old victim was exiting the casino and about to enter his vehicle, when a male suspect displayed a black handgun and demanded money from the victim. The victim gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash, and the suspect fled in a black 4-door sedan. The suspect was described as a white male, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, and blue jeans. He was also described as being 5’7″-9″ with dark hair.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at http://www.tipsubmit.com or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.