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Armed Robbery US GAS 6-7-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-18611

Date/Time:  Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 10:53PM

Location:   US Gas, 461 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department arrested Jason Cline (37) shortly after he robbed US Gas at 461 N. DuPont Highway.  The search continues for a second suspect who may be armed.  The robbery occurred at 10:53PM, when Cline entered the business with an unknown black male suspect.  The black male who was described as carrying a black handgun and wearing black shirt, black pants, and black shoes demanded money from the employees.  Both suspects took an undisclosed amount of cash from the business and fled on foot.  Cline was located on Frear Drive a short time later and taken into custody without incident.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130. 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