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Robbery on S. Kirkwood Street 7-5-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-22440

Date/Time:  Monday, July 4th, 2016 at 9:30PM

Location:   S. Kirkwood Street, South of Division Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday night.  At approximately 9:30PM, the 53-year-old male victim was walking in the area of S. Kirkwood Street, just south of Division Street.  The victim stated that he was attached by two black males and a female suspect.  The victim was punched and kicked multiple times causing several head/facial injuries.  During the attack, the suspects also stole the victims shoes and wallet that contained an undisclosed amount of cash.  The victim was later treated at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital for his injuries.

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