Police: Woman, Children Robbed At Gunpoint Inside Their Elsmere Home

Elsmere Police are investigating a home invasion robber that took play in broad daylight.

On Friday, May 15, 2020, the Elsmere Police Department responded to the unit block of Tamarack Avenue regarding a home invasion, according to police.

Officials said that the suspects entered the residence while brandishing handguns and removed property from the victims before fleeing the scene in a dark-colored tinted out sedan.  The woman that reported the incident contacted First State Update to tell us that she was held at gunpoint in her home with her kids.

If you have any information regarding this investigation please contact Detective Sowden at 302-998-1173 ext. 208 or via e-mail at Scot.sowden@cj.state.de.us.

You can also leave a tip with Delaware Crime Stoppers by calling 800-847-3333.

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