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Robbery in Parking Lot of Fairway Lakes Apartments 10-8-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-32137

Date/Time:  Monday, October 7th, 2019 at 11:50PM

Location:  Parking Lot of Fairway Lakes Drive, Dover, DE  (Fairway Lakes Apts)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating the robbery of a 20-year-old male victim that occurred on Monday night.  At approximately 11:50PM, the victim parked his car in Fairway Lakes Apartments.  he was then approached by two unknown suspects with handguns, demanding property.  The suspects then struck the victim on the head with a gun and forcefully removed him from his vehicle and went rummaged through the car.  The suspects took the victims cell phone and keys and told him to run the opposite direction.  

The victim refused treatment for his minor injuries.

The suspects were both described as black males with no further details provided.  

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.