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Man Beaten and Robbed in Dover

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DOVER, Del.- Dover police are looking for three suspects wanted for beating and robbing a man on a city street late Monday night.

The incident reportedly happened between 11 p.m. and 11:25 p.m. in the area of South American Avenue and SW Kings Highway. According to police, the 18-year-old victim was walking home when three suspects approached him from behind and began punching him, eventually throwing him to the ground. P Investigators said that once on the ground, one suspect stepped on the victim's neck while the other suspects grabbed the victim's cellphone and backpack. All three suspects then fled the area.

According to police, the suspects are described as black males ranging in height from 5-foot-8 to 6-foot-tall, all with thin builds.  Two were wearing black hooded sweatshirts and the other a white T-shirt, police said.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at http://www.tipsubmit.com or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

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