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Two Teens Robbed in Williams Park 8-10-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-26707

Date/Time:   Thursday, August 9th, 2018 at 3:15PM

Location:   Williams Park, Nimitz Road, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery of two teenagers that occurred on Thursday afternoon.  At approximately 3:15PM, two male victims (15 and 17 years old) were approached by a suspect in Williams Park off of Nimitz Road.  The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded their cell phones.  The victims complied and the suspect fled towards Nimitz Road.  The suspect was described as a black male with short hair, dark brown t-shirt, dark blue jeans, dirty red shoes, and a tattoo on his right forearm that reads “FOE.”

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