Gunman Robbed Man At Folk Park – Newark

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Newark Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Folk Park on July 13th at approximately 7:30pm.

During that incident, the victim, a 39 year old male, was at Folk Park and returned to his vehicle to retrieve an item.

While at his vehicle, a black male suspect opened the passenger side of his vehicle, sat down in the passenger seat and displayed a black handgun.

The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of money from the victim’s wallet before fleeing by foot towards Cobblefield Road.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’10” – 5’11”, 130 lbs, early 20s, armed with a black handgun.

The victim was not injured.

Anyone with additional information on this incident should contact Detective William Anderson at 302-366-7100 ext. 3469 or William.Anderson@cj.state.de.us .

You can send an anonymous text message tip by texting 302NPD and your message to TIP411. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP- 3333 or via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com where a reward may be available.

Source: Newark Police Department

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

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