November 13, 2017 – On 11/11/2017 at 6:18p.m. Newark
Police responded to Embassy Suites, 654 S. College Avenue, for a report of a
robbery that just occurred in one of the hotel rooms. The victim, a 44
year old male from Barnesville, Ohio, reported that he responded to the room to
meet with a female that he had just met through an online advertisement.
The victim stated he was met at the hotel room door by two males who forcibly
went through his pockets removing an undisclosed amount of cash.
Officers arrived at the hotel and set up surveillance
on the room where the incident occurred. Officers eventually observed
three males exiting the hotel room and detained them. After additional
investigation, detectives determined that Kevin Bullock and Gerard Stanfield
participated in the robbery. Both suspects were arrested, video arraigned
through Justice of the Peace Court 11, and committed to Howard Young
Correctional Institution in lieu of $2,000 secured bond.
Defendant 1 (photo
20 years old
Defendant 2 (photo
18 years old
Anyone with information regarding this investigation
should contact Detective Skinner at 302-366-7100 ext. 3135 or JSkinner@newark.de.us