Police seek information in Dollar Tree robbery - Town of Middletown, Delaware

Police seek information in Dollar Tree robbery

Date: January 7, 2015

On Jan. 6, 2015, at about 9:30 p.m., the Middletown Police were dispatched to the Dollar Tree, 811 North Broad St., for a reported robbery that had just occurred.

The investigation revealed that two male suspects, wearing dark clothing and ski masks, approached two employees as they were closing and leaving the business.  One of the suspects displayed a handgun and forced the victims back into the business where they demanded money. 

The suspects fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

The first suspect is described as a black male, 18 to 25 years of age, 5’ 9” to 5’ 11," with a thin build.

The second suspect also a black male, 18 to 25 years of age, 5’ 7” to 5’ 8,” also with a thin build.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Joshua Stafford of the Middletown Police Department at 376-9950, 573-2800 or contact the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 847-3333 where you may be eligible for a reward.