*Update* Delaware State Police Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Armed Bank Robbery Suspect- Rehoboth Beach
Rehoboth Beach- Delaware State Police are continuing to investigate the armed bank robbery that occurred on January 19, 2021, at the PNC Bank located at 19745 Sea Air Ave, Rehoboth Beach, and is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying the pictured suspect.
On January 19, 2021, at approximately 3:17 p.m., Delaware State Police responded to the PNC Bank for a report of an armed robbery. The investigation determined the male suspect entered the bank, displayed an unknown type of gun, and ordered everyone inside the bank into a back room. He then obtained an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the bank on foot in an unknown direction of travel. No one was injured during the incident.
The suspect was described as a male, approximately 5′ 10″- 6′ tall, and a large build (200-280 lbs). He was wearing a dark-green colored hooded sweatshirt, dark pants with a light-colored or white article of clothing around the legs, and white Nike sneakers. He was wearing a yellow and black scarf around his head and face, light-colored mask, sunglasses, and blue medical gloves.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation should contact Det. K. Wideman with Delaware State Police Troop 4 Criminal Investigative Unit by calling 302-752-3832. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com .
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Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Heather Pepper
Released: 020421 1312