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Millsboro Police Investigate Back-to-back Robberies

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MILLSBORO, Del.- Millsboro police are investigating two back-to-back robberies that happened on Tuesday.

Police said the first incident happened on Main Street in Millsboro. They said a man walked into the back door of a business that was undergoing remodeling, displayed a shotgun with a pistol grip and demanded money from the people inside. Police said one of the victims shouted, "There's a cop in here!" which caused the suspect to run and leave the building.

A few minutes later, officers were dispatched to Domino's Pizza just north of Route 113 and Route 24 for a report of a robbery. Police said the description of the suspect and weapon he displayed were the same as the attempted robbery on Main Street. Investigators said the suspect again brandished a shotgun and demanded money. Police said that this time though, say he got away with money.

According to police, the suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-10, thin, and with a small build. He was last seen wearing a ski type mask, a knit hat, a dark jacket and gloves.  

Millsboro police officers, along with Delaware State Police Troop 4 officers, a K-9 unit and aviation, set up a perimeter, but they said the suspect eluded them and is still at large.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Millsboro Police Department at (302) 934-8174. Information can also be provided to Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or be left at millsboropd.com.
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