Police Make Arrest In Dollar Tree Robberies

Bear – The Delaware State Police have arrested one subject in connection with a series of Dollar Tree Store robberies.

Delaware State Police Helicopter
Delaware State Police Helicopter

The most recent incident occurred around 7:57 p.m. Friday September 9, 2016 when two male suspects entered the Dollar Tree, located at 660 Eden Circle, and confronted a female employee, police said.  Officials said one of the suspects was armed with an unknown type handgun and demanded cash while the other suspect grabbed the register drawer and removed an undisclosed amount of currency.  The two then fled the store and into the nearby neighborhood of Springfield, police said.

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