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Two Teens Robbed for iPhones 11-6-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-37274

Date/Time:  Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at 9:15PM

Location:   George Washington Drive and Jefferson Court, Dover DE

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


Two teenagers were robbed by two unknown suspects at gunpoint on Saturday night.  The incident occurred at approximately 9:15PM at the intersection of George Washington Drive and Jefferson Court, when two victims (18 and 17 years old) were walking in the area.  Two black male suspects wearing hooded sweatshirts displayed a handgun and stole each of the victims iPhones and fled the area.

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