South Main Street gas station robbed at gunpoint
Police are searching for a gunman who robbed a gas station in Newark late Monday night.
The robbery happened at 11:45 p.m. at the Sunoco, located at 287 S. Main St., according to Sgt. Gerald Bryda, a spokesman for the Newark Police Department.
The robber displayed a handgun and demanded money from an employee, who complied. The robber was last seen running south on South Main Street.
He was described as a white man dressed in all black clothing, with a black mask over his face. No sur veillance footage was released.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Detective Taras Gerasimov at TGerasimov@newark.de.us or 302-366-7100 ext. 3474. 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 www.tipsubmit.com where a reward may be available.