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Robbery of Pizza Delivery Employee 11-8-15

Complaint # 50-15-33144

Date/Time:  Friday, November 6, 2015 at 8:45PM

Location:  400 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE (Lake Club Apartments)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery of a pizza delivery employee that occurred on Friday night.  At approximately 8:45PM, a male pizza delivery employee just completed a delivery to a home  in the Lake Club Apartment complex.  When leaving the victim was approached by two men.  One suspect punched the victim in the face and threw him to the ground.  Both suspects then assaulted the victim and took an undisclosed amount of cash, fleeing on foot afterwards.  The suspects are described as one white male with dark hair and a black male with a dark colored hooded sweatshirt (with checkered pattern in hood), and blue Nike shoes.  The victim stated that both suspects appeared to be in their 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.