November 13, 2017 – Newark Police Department is
investigating a robbery that occurred on 11/10/17 at approximately 11:45p.m. in
the 700 block of Chrysler Avenue. The victim, a 17 year old male from
Newark, reported that the incident began when he make a purchase of marijuana.
The victim stated that he met with a subject, later identified as Kyle Mace, to
conduct the drug transaction. According to the victim, he approached Mace
while he was seated in the driver’s seat of a vehicle and he stuck his hand
containing cash inside of the vehicle. Mace then grabbed the money and
attempted to pull it from the victim’s grasp. The victim held on to the
money and the suspect’s vehicle as Mace began to drive away. Mace then
shoved the victim off of his vehicle as the vehicle was moving. The
victim fell from the vehicle and sustained scrapes, bruises, and lacerations to
his elbow, hands, and knees. The victim was later treated at Saint
Francis Hospital and released. Officers subsequently obtained an arrest
warrant for Mace, who has not been arrested as of the time of this release.
Defendant 1 (photo
Mace, Kyle J.
19 years old
Robbery 1st Degree
Anyone with information regarding this investigation
should contact Corporal Burgess at 302-366-7100 ext. 3473 or DBurgess@newark.de.us