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Newark, DE- Delaware State Police are currently investigating a pair of shoplifting incidents and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect.

camo_shorts_1Troopers are attempting to identify the pictured male suspect who they say entered the Walgreens, located at 15 University Plaza, Newark, on Friday, July 15, 2016.  Police say the suspect proceeded to gather several personal care products which were on display for sale before exiting the store without paying for the products. Witnesses reported that the suspect was last seen fleeing the parking lot in an unknown make and model vehicle. There were no injuries.

Troopers said the same suspect entered the CVS located at 402 N. Maryland Avenue, Wilmington, on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, and again removed numerous personal care items from a display and then placed the items in a basket before fleeing the store without paying. Again there were no injuries.

The suspect is described as a white male, 25-35 years of age. He was 6’00”, weighs approximately 190 lbs., camo_shorts_2and has a bald head and multiple tattoos on his arms.
If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact Corporal Brian McDerby at 302-365-8533. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

Source: Delaware State Police

All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

Image Credits: Delaware State Police

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