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Armed Robbery at The Little Grocer

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Incident Number: 50-22-5834

Date/Time:  Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022 at 8:09 p.m.

Location: Little Grocer, 902 East Division Street, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us


The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at The Little Grocer store located at 902 East Division Street.  The incident occurred at approximately 8:09 p.m. when a black male suspect entered the business with a mask and pointed a handgun at an employee while demanding cash.  The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash on foot from the area.  The employee was not injured during this incident.

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