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Two Women Robbed on North Bradford Street 12-3-2017

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-39684

Date/Time:   Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 7:48PM

Location:  North Bradford Street, just south of Mary Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating the robbery of two women on Saturday evening.  At approximately 7:48PM, two women (20 and 22 years old) were walking south on North Bradford Street, just south of Mary Street.  While walking, an unknown black male suspect jumped out of some bushes nearby with his hands drawn and pointing at the victims.  The victims believed he was holding a weapon.  The suspect demanded money and fled on a bicycle with an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect was described as a light/medium complexion black male, with a goatee, 5’8″-5’11”, thin-medium build, and wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.

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.