Police Investigate a Robbery

Posted on  05/11/2013 5:15 pm

Location:

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

Date of Occurrence:

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

Victims:

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

Suspects:

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

Summary:

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.