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Suspect Sought After Man Robbed in Dover

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DOVER, Del.- Dover police are looking for a suspect wanted for holding up an 18-year-old man at gunpoint early Tuesday morning. 

Police said that shortly after midnight the victim was walking on Maple Lane when an unknown suspect armed with a small handgun approached him and demanded money. 

Police said the suspect grabbed the victim's wallet and his cellphone and then fled from the scene. Investigators said the suspect was described as a black male, approximately 5-foot-8, with a thin build, and wearing a dark jacket with denim chest pockets.

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.

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