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Suspect Sought in Old Navy Attempted Robbery

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DOVER, Del.- Dover police say they are looking for a suspect accused of beating an Old Navy employee who tried to stop him from stealing merchandise from the clothing store.

Deandre Harris, 22, of Dover, is wanted for attempted second-degree robbery, offensive touching and disorderly conduct. Police said that on Saturday afternoon, Harris entered the Old Navy clothing store inside of the Dover Mall, selected various clothing items and placed them into a bag. 

Investigators said when Harris attempted to leave the store with the merchandise, a male employee attempted to stop him by standing in front of him. Harris then threw the employee to the ground and punched the employee multiple times in the head and face, according to police. They said Harris then fled the area and left the merchandise behind. 

Further investigation and surveillance video revealed Harris was the suspect. police said. Harris now has a warrant for his arrest on the aforementioned charges. 

Anyone with information on Harris' whereabouts should call the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111.

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