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Another Armed Robbery In Newark’s Ogletown-Area, Can You Id This Suspect?

Newark – New Castle County Police are currently investigating a robbery that occurred in the community of Birchwood Park, according to M/Cpl. Heather Carter.

Carter said Yesterday, January 16 at approximately 1:38 p.m., New Castle County Patrol officers were dispatched to the 7-11 convenience store located in the unit block of S Gerald Drive for the report of a robbery just occurred.

Police learned that the suspect partially displayed a handgun to the clerk and demanded money from the register, according to Carter. The suspect fled into the neighborhood on foot.

New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit obtained a surveillance photo of the suspect outside of the 7-11, according to Carter.

If you can identify the suspect or have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective David DiNardo at or New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.

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