Man Charged in Smyrna Robbery Spree - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Man Charged in Smyrna Robbery Spree

Posted:
Nicholas J. Henrich Nicholas J. Henrich

SMYRNA, Del.- Smyrna police have arrested a 32-year-old man accused of robbing two stores and attempting to rob a third over the course of a few hours time.

Police said that at around 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nicholas J. Henrich, of Smyrna, entered the Dollar General on Jimmy Drive and handed the cashier a note demanding money and advising that he had a gun. Investigators said that when the cashier yelled at Henrich, he ran out of the store and fled the scene. 

According to police, shortly after 5 p.m., Henrich entered the Dollar Tree in the Gateway Shopping Center and handed the cashier a note demanding money and threatening to use a weapon.  Police said that after being handed a small amount of money, Henrich left the store and once again fled the scene. 

Police said that a few hours later, shortly after midnight Tuesday, Henrich entered the Wawa convenience store on Jimmy Drive where he again handed the cashier a note advising to hand over money and that he had a gun and would use it.  Henrich then received a small amount of money and ran out of the store, investigators said. 

Police said officers observed Henrich running south of the store and took him into custody without incident. 

Henrich was charged with attempted first-degree robbery and two counts of first-degree robbery and ordered held in the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of a $6,000 secured bond.

 

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • Del. Bans Minors from Using Tanning Beds

    Del. Bans Minors from Using Tanning Beds

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:26:55 GMT
    Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed into law Monday afternoon a bill that bans minors from using tanning beds in the First State.More
    Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed into law Monday afternoon a bill that bans minors from using tanning beds in the First State.More
  • Delaware Warns of Unclaimed Property Postcards

    Delaware Warns of Unclaimed Property Postcards

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-07-29 00:29:39 GMT
    Delaware officials are warning residents that postcards about unclaimed property are not from the state and should be ignored.More
    Delaware officials are warning residents that postcards about unclaimed property are not from the state and should be ignored.More
  • Vets React to New VA Deal

    Vets React to New VA Deal

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-07-29 00:27:33 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Change is coming for veterans across the Nation. That's after lawmakers reached a deal to fix the Department of Veterans' Affairs' System. The health program has been under scrutiny after long patient wait times and records covering up the delays. Some veterans on Delmarva say this deal is long overdue.Paul Davis is standing and looking at old photos. He says he's had quite the journey serving our country."I served two years in South Vietnam. I was with the US Army," said Davis. ...More
    DOVER, Del.- Change is coming for veterans across the Nation. That's after lawmakers reached a deal to fix the Department of Veterans' Affairs' System. The health program has been under scrutiny after long patient wait times and records covering up the delays. Some veterans on Delmarva say this deal is long overdue.Paul Davis is standing and looking at old photos. He says he's had quite the journey serving our country."I served two years in South Vietnam. I was with the US Army," said Davis. ...More
Powered by WorldNow

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service