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Man Robbed on South State Street 9-29-15

Complaint # 50-15-28456

Date/Time:  Friday, September 25th, 2015 at 7:41PM

Location:   140 South State Street (Gray Fox Grille)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating an assault and robbery that occurred on Friday evening outside of the Gray Fox Grille.  At Approximately 7:41PM, a 61-year-old male was walking in front of the business when a suspect came from the north side of the building and struck the victim in the face, causing him to fall to the ground.  The suspect then took the victims wallet and fled the area.  The suspect is described as a black male, 20-30 years old, 5’10”. avaerage build, and a medium complexion.  The suspect was also described as wearing a black shirt, clean shaven, and short 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.