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Police Investigating Armed Robbery in Dover

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Video surveillance photos of the robbery suspect. (Photo provided by Dover Police Department) Video surveillance photos of the robbery suspect. (Photo provided by Dover Police Department)

DOVER, Del.- Police are looking for a suspect accused of holding up a Dollar Tree store in Dover.

Dover police said the incident happened at around 10:30 p.m. Thursday at the Dollar Tree at 261 North DuPont Highway. Police said a male suspect entered the business and produced a note to the employees stating he had a gun and demanded money.

Police said during the robbery the suspect pulled a black firearm from his shorts and pointed it at employees. The employees gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash and he fled, investigators said. There were no reported injuries. 

The suspect is described as a heavy-set white male with a gray T-shirt, gray shorts, dark sneakers and glasses.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. 

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