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Suspect Sought in Long Neck Armed Robbery

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LONG NECK, Del.- Delaware State Police detectives are looking for a suspect wanted for holding up the Uncle Willie's convenience store in the Long Neck area of Sussex County.

Troopers said that shortly after 9 p.m. Tuesday, a male suspect armed with a knife entered the store's location at 32869 Long Neck Road and demanded money from a 23-year-old female employee at the counter.

Police said the woman complied and turned over an unidentified amount of cash and cigarettes before the man ran out of the store and fled in an unknown direction. Investigators said there were no injuries as a result of this incident.

The suspect is described as white, between 20 and 30 years of age, 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8 inches tall and 130-150 pounds. Police said he was last seen wearing a navy blue sweatshirt, green flat brimmed hat, gray sweatpants, dark full frame glasses, black gloves and white sneakers.

Anyone with any information relating to this incident are asked to contact Troop 7 at (302) 644-5020 or by using the DSP Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at http://www.delaware.gov/apps/. Information may also be provided by calling the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via http://www.tipsubmit.com or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."

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