Police Investigate Armed Robbery
Posted on 09/02/2013 10:15 am
- 1500 block Thatcher Street, Wilmington, Delaware
Date of Occurrence:
- Monday, September 2, 2013, approximately 2:45 a.m.
- 33 year old male, Wilmington, Delaware
- Dark-complected Black male, 16 - 20 years old, black baseball cap, white tee shirt, dark sweatpants, dark shoes, strong African accent
Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Monday morning in the 1500 block of Thatcher Street.
At approximately 2:45 a.m., an officer on patrol in the area of Thatcher Street was flagged down by a 37 year old male victim who reported a robbery. Preliminary investigation indicates that the suspect approached the victim in the 1500 block of Thatcher Street, displayed a handgun, and removed cash and other property from the victim.
The suspect is described as a dark complected black male, 16 - 20 years old, wearing a black baseball cap, white tee shirt, dark sweatpants, and dark shoes. He has a strong African accent.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can call:
- Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990.
- Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 (1-800-847-3333) or online at www.tipsubmit.com.