Video surveillance photo of the Uncle Willie's armed robbery suspect.
MILLSBORO, Del. – Delaware State Police have released a surveillance photo of a suspect wanted in connection of last week's armed robbery of the Uncle Willie's convenience store in the Long Neck area.
According to police, the incident occurred shortly after 9 p.m. Oct. 15 as a white male suspect armed with a knife entered the store located at 32869 Long Neck Road and demanded money from the 23-year-old female employee at the counter.
The employee complied and turned over an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes before the suspect ran out of the store and fled in an unknown direction. Police said there were no injuries as a result of this incident.
The suspect is described as a white male, between 20 and 30 years of age, 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8, and 130-150 pounds. 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 information about this incident is asked to contact Detective J. King at (302) 856-5850, ext. 208 or by utilizing the DSP Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at: http://www.delaware.gov/apps/. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-(800) TIP-3333, via www.tipsubmit.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."