Wilmington Teen Charged With Armed Robbery Of New Castle Exxon

The Delaware State Police have arrested 19-year-old Naceir D. Marsh of Wilmington, in connection with the robbery of a New Castle area gas station that occurred in early September, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin.

Austin said the original incident occurred at approximately 10:47 a.m., September 1, 2019, at the Exxon located at 400 Pulaski Highway in New Castle, when a male suspect, with his face concealed, displayed a handgun and demanded money from an employee. The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing.

Through various investigative measures, Marsh was developed as a suspect and on Monday, September 16, he turned himself in at Troop 2 to answer charges related to the robbery. Marsh was charged with one count each of Robbery 1st Degree and Wearing a Disguise During the Commission of a Felony. He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court #2 and then committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $25,000.00 cash bail.

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