Masked gunman holds up Ogletown 7-Eleven
Special from the Newark Post
— A masked robber armed with a handgun targeted an Ogletown convenience store early Sunday morning, police said.
The robber walked into the 7-Eleven in Augusta Square Shopping Center, 699 E. Chestnut Hill Road, just before 2:30 a.m., according to Master Cpl. Gary
Fournier of the Delaware State Police.
Displaying the gun, the robber confronted a store clerk and demanded money from the register. The clerk complied, and the robber ran out of the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Fournier described the robber as a white man, between 5 feet 9 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall and between 150 and 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black sneakers and had his face covered.
Anyone with information about the suspect should contact DSP at 302-365-8566. Information may also be provided by callingDelaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800TIP-3333, via the internet atwww.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”