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Armed Robbery at 7-11 1-29-18

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-3190

Date/Time:   Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 12:29AM

Location:  7-11 (Courtney Square Shopping Center), 449 S. New Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the 7-11 at 449. South New Street on Sunday morning.  At approximately 12:29AM, a black male suspect entered the business and placed a knife against an employees side and demanded money while threatening to harm the employee. The suspect fled northbound on S. Governors Avenue in a Chrysler 300 with an undisclosed amount of cash.  Images below show the suspect and the suspect’s vehicle.

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.