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Suspect Claimed To Have A Bomb, Troopers Update Concord Pike Bank Robbery

Fairfax – The Delaware State Police are investigating the robbery of a Fairfax area Wells Fargo Bank, that took place just before noon today.

The incident occurred at approximately 11:14 a.m., Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 2011 Concord Pike, Wilmington. A male suspect approached a female teller and provided her with a demand note while implying that he was armed with an explosive device. The victim teller complied with the demand by turning over an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect who then exited the bank, and fled in an unknown direction. The victim was not injured as a result of the incident.

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The suspect is described as a white male, 6’0”-6’3”, 160-200 lbs., thin build, balding, wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Troop 2 Robbery Unit by calling 302-365-8566.

Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at

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Fairfax – Delaware State Police are currently on scene investigating a bank robbery at the Well Fargo located at 2011 Concord Pike.

The bank was reportedly robbed just after 11:00 this morning.


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