Woman Reports Being Robbed At Knife Point Near Newark City Hall


Newark – The Newark Police Department is investigating a late reported robbery that occurred on September, 22 2017 at approximately 6:00 pm at Sunoco, 287 S. Main Street. On September, 23 2017 the victim, a 32-year-old female from Newark, reported that she was seated in her parked vehicle at Sunoco when she was approached by the suspect, according to Newark Police Spokesman fed Nelson.

The suspect reportedly displayed a knife and demanded money from the victim, said Nelson. The suspect then reached into her vehicle and removed an undisclosed amount of cash, added Nelson. The suspect then fled on foot onto Murray road.

The suspect was described as a white male, 5’7’’ – 5’8’’, average build, short hair, wearing a blue short-sleeve shirt with blue cargo shorts.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation should contact Detective Taras Gerasimov at 302-366-7100 ext. 3474 or [email protected]

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