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Troopers Investigate Millsboro Robbery

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MILLSBORO, Del.- Delaware State Police is investigating a street robbery that happened Saturday in Millsboro.

Police say shortly before 2:30 p.m., a 63-year-old woman was approached by a man demanding she hand over her backpack in the parking lot of the Royal Farms on John J. Williams Highway. 

Troopers the say the man implied that he had a weapon and threatened the woman with "bodily harm" if she didn't hand over the backpack.

The man then grabbed then woman's backpack and left the scene on foot, according to police.

Responding officers say the woman was not injured.

Police say the suspect was described as a black male, between 30 and 40 years of age, weighing 160 pounds and 5-foot-6 in height. The man was wearing a brown T-shirt and jeans.

Troopers ask anyone with information to call Troop 4.

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