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Posted on: February 17, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Robbery- Dunkin' Donuts

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February 17, 2017 –Newark Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Friday, 02/17/2017 at approximately 5:00a.m. at Dunkin’ Donuts, 1142 Elkton Road, Newark.  The victim, a 52 year old female Dunkin’ Donuts employee, reported that the suspect entered the business with his hands in his pockets.  The suspect then implied he had a weapon and demanded that the victim turn over money from the cash register.  The victim complied and turned over an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect.  The suspect then fled the area in a dark colored passenger car, which was last observed traveling southbound on Elkton Road.  The victim was not injured during this incident.


The suspect is described as a white male with tan skin, approximately 6’00’’ tall, average build, in his 40’s or 50’s, wearing a black jacket, black pants, and brown boots. A surveillance image of the suspect is included.


Anyone with additional information on this incident should contact Detective William Anderson, 302-366-7100 x3469, or


You can send an anonymous text message tip by texting 302NPD and your message to TIP411.

Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at where a reward may be available.


The Newark Police Department affirms that all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a

reasonable doubt.


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