Date/Time: Sunday, June 25th, 2017 at 2:53AM
Location: 7-11, 1019 Walker Road, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Sunday morning at 7-11 in the Hamlet Shopping Center. The incident occurred at 2:53AM, when a white male and black male suspect entered the business with a long barrel pump-action shotgun and removed Newport cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash. The black male suspect demanded the items while the white male acted as a lookout at the door. Both suspects fled the area on foot after the incident. The white male was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with a bandanna and white gloves. The black male suspect was wearing a light gray hooded sweatshirt with a bandanna and black gloves.
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