Ogletown store robbed at gunpoint
Delaware State Police are searching for a man who robbed an Ogletown store at gunpoint on Tuesday.
The man walked into the Books and News Plus at 756 E. Chestnut Hill Road just after 3:30 p.m., confronted two employees, displayed a gun and demanded cash, said Sgt. Richard Bratz, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police.
The employees handed over an undisclosed amount of money, and the robber was last seen heading north. No one was injured. The robber was described as a 6-foot-tall white man who was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and a mask over his face.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the robbery unit at Troop 2 at 302-365-8655. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware 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.”