September 25, 2017 – The Newark Police Department is
investigating a late reported robbery that occurred on 9/22/2017 at
approximately 6:00pm at Sunoco, 287 S. Main Street. On 9/23/17 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. The
suspect reportedly displayed a knife and demanded money from the victim.
The suspect then reached into her vehicle and removed an undisclosed amount of
cash. 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
There is no surveillance footage available for release
at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation
should contact Detective Taras Gerasimov at 302-366-7100 ext. 3474 or TGerasimov@newark.de.us