Dunkin Donuts Robbed In Wilmington

Wilmington – Delaware State Police are currently investigating the armed robbery of a Wilmington area Dunkin Donuts that occurred yesterday evening, Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Jeffrey R. Hale.

Hale said that at approximately 6:55 p.m. on Monday, January 23, 2017, two men entered the Dunkin Donuts,located at 301 N. Maryland Avenue in Wilmington. Hale said the two, one armed with a handgun, demanded money from a store employee.

The employee complied with the suspect’s demands and turned over an undisclosed amount of money to them. The suspects then exited the business and fled on foot in a northbound direction towards Race Street. There were no injuries.

The armed suspect was described as a black male in his early 20’s, 5’04”-5’06” tall, had a thin build, and was last seen wearing a dark-colored sweatshirt, dark pants, and had a mask partially covering his face.

The second suspect was also described as a black male. He was 20-25 years of age, 5’06” tall, had a thin build, and was last seen wearing a dark sweatshirt.

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