Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed at Gunpoint in Dover - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed at Gunpoint in Dover

Posted: Updated:
(Photo Credit: MGN) (Photo Credit: MGN)

DOVER, Del. - Police are investigating the robbery of a pizza delivery driver at gunpoint in Dover.

Dover police say around 8:50 Wednesday night, a 35-year-old man was delivering food to a home in the 100 block of Holmes Street when he was invited into the home. Another person was waiting inside with a silver handgun and a red bandanna covering his face.

According to police, the man with the covered face demanded that the victim empty his pockets. The two suspects stole cash, a cell phone, an iPod and food from the driver and ordered him to leave the home before running away themselves, police said.

When officers checked the residence, they determined it was a vacant home.

The only description available for the suspects is that they are both black men. Anyone with information about the robbery should contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7130. 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 on-line at http://www.tipsubmit.com or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • State Police Investigating Robbery of Dover Teen

    State Police Investigating Robbery of Dover Teen

    Aug 15, 2018 9:34 PM -04:002018-08-16 01:34:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:34:20 GMT
    Delaware State Police said troopers are investigating the robbery of a 17-year-old after he was walking home Tuesday night.More
    Delaware State Police said troopers are investigating the robbery of a 17-year-old after he was walking home Tuesday night.More
  • Surf Group Teaches Autistic Kids How to Surf

    Surf Group Teaches Autistic Kids How to Surf

    Aug 15, 2018 3:54 PM -04:002018-08-15 19:54:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:34:13 GMT
    Beach-goers relax in the sun at Ocean City BeachBeach-goers relax in the sun at Ocean City Beach
    Beach-goers relax in the sun at Ocean City BeachBeach-goers relax in the sun at Ocean City Beach
    One surf group made their way to Ocean City in hopes of changing the world, one ride at a time.More
    One surf group made their way to Ocean City in hopes of changing the world, one ride at a time. More
  • State Looks To Bring Changes to ECI Hiring Process

    State Looks To Bring Changes to ECI Hiring Process

    Aug 15, 2018 9:28 PM -04:002018-08-16 01:28:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:28:56 GMT
    Eastern Correctional Institution (Photo: WBOC)Eastern Correctional Institution (Photo: WBOC)
    Eastern Correctional Institution (Photo: WBOC)Eastern Correctional Institution (Photo: WBOC)
    The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says it is looking at ways to improve the hiring process at the Eastern Correctional Institution.More
    The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says it is looking at ways to improve the hiring process at the Eastern Correctional Institution. More
  • Most Popular VideosMost Popular VideosMore>>

  • Hoopers Island Waterman Catches Large Bullshark in Chesapeake Bay

    Hoopers Island Waterman Catches Large Bullshark in Chesapeake Bay

    Larry "Boo" Powley says his Monday morning was a little bit more eventful than he had planned.  After a 300 lb. bull shark got caught in his fishing net, he says his phone has been ringing non-stop. 

    More

    Larry "Boo" Powley says his Monday morning was a little bit more eventful than he had planned.  After a 300 lb. bull shark got caught in his fishing net, he says his phone has been ringing non-stop. 

    More
  • Unexpected Discovery Made in Ocean City Median Project

    Unexpected Discovery Made in Ocean City Median Project

    Cones and construction are scattered along Coastal Highway in Ocean City. Initially postponed, the median project will put a divider up in the middle of the two lanes of traffic from 44th to 62nd St.

    State Highway Administration confirms the median project is on schedule and is expected to be completed by Memorial Day, but some folks in town have their doubts about that completion time.

    More

    Cones and construction are scattered along Coastal Highway in Ocean City. Initially postponed, the median project will put a divider up in the middle of the two lanes of traffic from 44th to 62nd St.

    State Highway Administration confirms the median project is on schedule and is expected to be completed by Memorial Day, but some folks in town have their doubts about that completion time.

    More
  • Hoopers Island Catches Large Bull Shark

    Hoopers Island Catches Large Bull Shark

    Captain Boo Powley has an eight and a half foot long bull shark, caught in his net this weekend.More
    Captain Boo Powley has an eight and a half foot long bull shark, caught in his net this weekend.More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices