Armed Robbery at New Street 7-11 9-9-2019
Date/Time: Monday, September 9th, 2019 at 1:46AM
Location: 7-11, 449 S. New Street, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at 7-11 located at 449 S. New Street on Monday morning. At approximately 1:46AM, two suspects entered the business with one displaying a firearm and demanding money. The suspects then jumped over the counter and removed cash from the register and then fled northbound on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The first suspect was described as a black male, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and black pants. The second suspect was described as a light skinned black male, wearing a red, blue, and green hooded sweatshirt.
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 may also be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.