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Armed Robbery Dover East MHP 2-4-16

Complaint # 50-16-3701

Date/Time:  Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 8:59PM

Location:  1061 S. Little Creek Road (Dover East Estates MHP)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery by three male suspects that occurred on Wednesday night.  At 8:59PM, a 21-year-old male victim was approached in the Dover East Mobile Home Park by three suspects.  The suspects pointed handguns at the vicitm and pulled him to the ground.  They took the victim’s bag containing a bottle of alcohol and snacks, a sweatshirt, and a cellphone before fleeing towards Barrister Place.  The suspects are described as being three black males, with one being heavyset, light skinned, with curly hair.  No other information is available at this time.

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.