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Man Arrested in Connection with Dover Armed Robbery

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DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested a man wanted for First Degree Robbery and other charges connected to an incident in the parking lot of the Dover Library on March 1.

Matthew Gannon was taken into custody at the bus station at the corner of Queen Street and Water Street just after 8 a.m. Wednesday morning. 

Police say on March 1, two female victims and an 11-month-old child were getting ready to exit their vehicle in the parking lot of the Dover Library when Gannon approached with a handgun and said “this is a stick-up.”

Police say Gannon pushed the gun against the side of one of the women who was seated in the driver side of the vehicle and removed her wallet from the center console. Both victims told police that Gannon, along with an unknown black male, fled towards East Reed Street. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111 or call the Delaware Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-Tip-333 or online at www.tipsubmit.com
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