Police Investigate a Robbery

Posted on  11/26/2013 8:01 pm


  • 300 block of Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware

Date/Time of Occurrence:

  • Saturday, November 23, 2013, at approximately 4:10 p.m.


  • 67 year old of Wilmington, Delaware


  • Hispanic male


Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in the 300 block of Delaware Avenue.

On Saturday, November 23 at approximately 4:10 p.m., uniformed officers responded to the 300 block of Delaware Avenue in reference to a 9-1-1 call for a report of a robbery that just occurred.

The initial investigation suggests that as the victim walked in the 300 block of Delaware Avenue he was knocked to the ground by a Hispanic male on a bicycle. The suspect dismounted his bicycle and removed the cell phone from the victim’s hands. The suspect was last seen riding his bicycle northbound on Washington Street.

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.