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Hollywood Diner Robbed at Gunpoint 1-19-16

Complaint # 50-16-1964

Date/Time:  Monday, January 18, 2016 at 10:00PM

Location:  Hollywood Diner, 123 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a late night armed robbery at the Hollywood Diner.  The robbery occurred at 10:00PM on Monday night, when three suspects entered the diner.  One suspect pointed a handgun at employees and demanded money.  The suspects obtained an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and fled.  The suspects were described as three black males, all wearing black clothing, masks, and gloves.

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.