Date/Time: Monday, January 2nd, 2016 at 3:30PM
Location: Parking Lot of Days Inn, 272 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
Dover Police arrested an 18-year-old man for a robbery that occurred on Monday afternoon. At approximately 3:30PM, a 41-year-old male met with the suspect, Jamir Brown, in the parking lot of Days Inn to conduct a sales transaction of hoverboard. When the two met, Brown displayed a handgun and took the victims cell phone, money, and wallet before fleeing on foot. The victim called police and provided a description and direction of travel for the suspect who was located a short time later in the Chatham Cove development. The handgun used was later recovered in the Lake Club Apartments complex.