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Robbery at 7-11 on S. New Street 11-21-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-38986

Date/Time:  Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at 10:21PM

Location:   7-11 (449 S. New Street, Dover, DE)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery of a 7-11 convenience store that occurred on Saturday night.  The robbery happened at approximately 10:21PM when a male suspect entered the store and demanded cash from the employee.  The victim complied and the suspect fled northbound from the business.  The suspect is described as a black male, 5’7″-5’9″, thin build, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark mask/shirt on his face, white socks on his hands, black jeans, and black/white shoes.

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