Police Investigate Robbery

Posted on  09/05/2013 5:19 pm

Location:

  • 2400 block of North Tatnall Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date/Time of Occurrence:

  • Sunday, September 1, 2013, at approximately 1:03 a.m.

Victims:

  • 21 year old male of Wilmington, Delaware
  • 26 year old male of Wilmington, Delaware

Suspects/Descriptions:

  • Black male, 18 - 22 years old, 5’8”- 5’10” tall, 140- 150 pounds, thin build (armed with a handgun)
  • Black male, 18 - 22 years old
  • Black male, 18 - 22 years old
  • Black male, 18 - 22 years old
  • Black male, 18 - 22 years old

Summary:

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in the 2400 block of North Tatnall Street.

Early Sunday morning at approximately 1:03 a.m., uniformed officers responded to 25th and North Tatnall Streets in reference to a 911 call for a robbery that just occurred. The investigation suggests the 21- and 26-year-old victims were walking in the 2400 block of North Tatnall Street when they were approached by five unknown Black males. One suspect displayed a handgun and demanded the victims' personal items. The suspects began to physically assault the victims and fled with their wallets, cell phones, and an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects are described as Black males between the ages of 18 and 22. The victims were unable to provide a clothing description.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information should 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.