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Police Look for Suspect in Robbery of UD Student

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NEWARK, Del. – Police have identified one suspect in a strong-arm robbery and assault on a female University of Delaware student.

It happened Thursday at 7:40 p.m. on Pomeroy Trail near North College Ave.

Newark Police said a 21-year-old student was walking westbound on Pomeroy Trail when two white male suspects riding bikes approached her from behind. According to police, they demanded money from her.

The victim told the suspects she did not have any money, and that is when police say the suspects assaulted the victim and knocked her to the ground.

Authorities said the suspects went through the victim's bag, stole a pink can of pepper spray, then fled westbound on Pomeroy Trail.

The victim was not injured.

Investigators said they identified Kyle Price, of Earleville, Md., as a suspect. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Police said authorities in Delaware and Maryland are currently searching for Price.

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