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Robbery in Parking Lot of Tom’s Bullpen 7-24-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-24697

Date/Time:  Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at 2:14AM

Location:   Tom’s Bullpen, 1035 Walker Road, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred early Saturday morning.  A 55-year-old man was sitting in his vehicle at the rear of Tom’s Bullpen when he was approached on the passenger side of his vehicle by a black male suspect.  The suspect opened the door and displayed a knife, demanding money.  The victim refused, and 2-3 more black male suspects approached.  The victim stated that the first suspect then removed his car keys and a cell phone, before fleeing with the other suspects.

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