Police Investigate an Armed Robbery

Posted on  11/26/2013 7:47 pm


  • 1000 block of Washington Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date/Time of Occurrence:

  • Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at approximately 1:30 p.m.


  • 38 year old of Richborough, Pennsylvania


  • Black male, 30 to 35 years old, 6 feet tall


Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the 1000 block of Washington Street.

On Friday, November 22 at approximately 1:30 p.m., uniformed officers responded to Police Headquarters in reference to an armed robbery that occurred on Wednesday, November 20 in the 1000 Washington Street.

Upon arrival, officers learned that as the victim removed items from his vehicle he was approached by two unknown suspects. One suspect displayed a hand gun and demanded the victim’s property. The suspects fled on foot with the victim’s iPad, laptop computer, and an undisclosed amount of cash. One suspect is described as a 6-foot-tall Black male, 30 to 35 years of age. The victim was unable to provide a description of the second suspect.

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.