October 3, 2017 – The Newark Police Department is
investigating a robbery that occurred on 10/2/2017 at approximately 9:40pm at
Little Caesars, 240 E. Delaware Avenue. A 59 year old male employee
reported that two male suspects entered the business and demanded money.
One of the suspects displayed a handgun and the employee turned over an
undisclosed amount of money from the cash register. The suspects fled the
store and were observed entering a large, dark gray sports utility vehicle
parked in a nearby parking lot. The vehicle was last seen traveling
eastbound on E. Delaware Avenue.
The suspect with the gun was described as possibly
being Hispanic with missing or bad teeth, average build, approximately 5’7’’
tall, wearing a hooded jacket. The second suspect was described as a
white male, approximately 6’00’’ tall, large build, wearing a black jacket and
There is no surveillance footage available for release
at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation
should contact Detective William Anderson at 302-366-7100 ext. 3469 or WAnderson@newark.de.us