Shoplifting Turns Into Robbery When Dollar Store Employee Is Pepper Sprayed

Wilmington – The Delaware State Police are investigating a robbery that took place at a North Wilmington Dollar Tree store in which an employee was sprayed with pepper spray, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin.

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