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Gas Station Robbed in Dover

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Delaware State Police are looking for an armed robber and accomplice who stole money and cigarettes from a Shell gas station in Wilmington, Del., Monday night. Delaware State Police are looking for an armed robber and accomplice who stole money and cigarettes from a Shell gas station in Wilmington, Del., Monday night.

DOVER, Del.- Dover police are looking for a suspect wanted for holding up a gas station late Sunday night. 

Police said the incident happened at around 10:25 p.m., when an unknown suspect entered US Gas, at 461 North DuPont Highway, and pointed a large black handgun at a 21-year-old employee and stole an undisclosed amount of cash and various items in the store.  The suspect then fled in a northeast direction from the store. According to investigators, the suspect was described as a black male, between 5-foot-8 and 5-foot-10, 175-200 pounds, and wearing a gray camouflage hooded sweatshirt, dark jeans, and a black cloth over his face.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information 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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