Delaware News

Delaware convenience store robbed

Delaware police are searching for a suspect in an early-morning robbery at a downtown Delaware convenience store. 

Police responded to a report of a robbery in progress about 2:50 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, at United Dairy Farmers, 123 W. William St. 

An employee reported a man in his 40s or 50s entered the store, implied he had a gun and demanded money. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money, according to the Delaware Police Department. 

Police described the suspect as a black man of average build who was wearing a winter hat, a blue winter jacket with a horizontal white stripe and a red hooded sweatshirt. 

The employee and a customer were unharmed in the incident, police say. 

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Delaware Police Department at 740-203-1111.