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Robbery in Parking Lot of Allure Night Club 10-27-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-34882

Date/Time:   Friday, October 27th, 2017 at 1:20AM

Location:  Allure Night Club, 865 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred following a minor vehicle accident in the parking lot of Allure Night Club, located at 865 N. DuPont Highway.  A 23-year-old male victim and an unknown female were involved in a minor collision in the parking lot of the club at approximately 1:20AM.  As the drivers were exchanging insurance information, two unknown black males approached the victim on the passenger side of his vehicle.  The suspects observed a handgun on the front passenger seat (legally owned by the victim).  One of the suspects punched the victim in the face and the other stole the handgun from the vehicle.  Both suspects fled in an SUV.

The first suspect is described as a black male, 6’0″-6’2″, 230-240 pounds, short hair, and gold teeth.  The second suspect is described as a black male, 5’6″-5’7″, skinny, with dread locks.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. 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.