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Dover Police Investigate Attempted Armed Robbery at 7-Eleven

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DOVER, Del. - Police are investigating an armed robbery attempt at the 7-Eleven in Dover's Hamlet Shopping Center.

According to Dover Police, a man entered the Walker Road location Thursday night just after 8 and demanded cash, while showing the store clerk a knife. Officers say as the clerk was starting to comply, a customer disrupted the suspect, and he ran away without any money.

The suspect is described as a white man in his 20's, with blue eyes and a large build, wearing a camouflage mask, black cargo pants, a gray sweatshirt, and black boots, according to police.

Anyone with information about this attempted armed robbery should call the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

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