Police Investigate a Robbery

Posted on  05/11/2013 5:15 pm


  • Rear parking lot, 900 block Jefferson Street , Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Friday, May 10, 2013, approximately 11:00 p.m.


  • 22 year old male, Wilmington, Delaware
  • 24 year old male, Wilmington, Delaware


  • Light complected black male, red hooded sweatshirt, armed with handgun
  • Light complected black male, grey hooded sweatshirt


Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the center city area of Wilmington last night.

An initial investigation indicates that the two male victims were in a parking lot in the 900 block of North Jefferson Street. At approximately 11:00 p.m. two light complected black males, one wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, and the other wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, approached the victims. The suspect in the red hooded sweat shirt displayed a handgun and demanded the victims turn over their property. The victims struggled with the suspects and fled into a residence in the 600 block of West 10th Street. The suspects took a cell phone and cigarettes left behind by the victims and fled the area.

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.