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50-Year-Old Man Assaulted/Robbed 8-10-15

Date/Time: Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 12:03AM

Location:  East Division Street/Pennsylvania Avenue

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at 12:03AM on Saturday, August 8th in the area of East Division Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.  A 50-year-old victim was walking in the area, when two suspects (white males) approached and said “Hello” to the victim.  The suspects then struck the man in the head, knocking him unconscious and took an undisclosed amount of cash from his wallet.  The suspects were described as 16-17 year old white males.  One suspect was wearing a lime green shirt, tan shorts, and raiding a red BMX style bike.  The second suspect was wearing a navy blue shirt with a blue BMX style bike.

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.