Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.
Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Gary Fournier
Dover – The Delaware State Police are investigating the robbery of a juvenile that was walking in the Rodney Village Shopping Plaza Saturday night.
The incident occurred at approximately 9:57 p.m., Saturday August 26, 2017, as a juvenile male was approached by a male subject (suspect) in the area of the 1600 block of South Governors Avenue. While walking with the subject, three other males approached and began assaulting the victim. Once on the ground, the suspects removed the victim’s cell phone, belt, and a necklace before fleeing toward Rodney Village development. The victim sustained minor injuries, but refused on-scene medical attention.
Three of the suspects were described as black males, 14-18 years of age, 5’08”-5’10” tall, (No further physical or clothing description). The forth suspect was described as a black male 11-13 years of age, 5’00”-5’03” tall, (No further physical or clothing description). Unknown if they were armed with any weapons.
If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact the Detective M. Weinstein at 302-698-8443. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.
Released: 082817 1425