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Robbery of Pizza Delivery Employee 10-19-15

Complaint # 50-15-30874

Date/Time:  Saturday, October 17th, 2015 at 9:54

Location:  200 Block of North State Street

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery of a pizza delivery person on Saturday night.  At approximately 9:54PM, the female victim was delivering food to a residence in the 200 Block of North State Street.  She was approached by three suspects (identified as black males) after the delivery.  One of the male suspects stated the he had a gun and demanded cash.  The victim gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspects fled in a maroon hatchback vehicle.  The victim could only provide a description of the suspect who stated he had a gun and described him as wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with lettering on it and possibly in his late teens or early 20’s.

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.