The Delaware State Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Wilmington area gas station that occurred early this morning.
The incident occurred at approximately 4:56 a.m., Monday, December 26, 2022, at the Exxon gas station, located at 5301 Concord Pike, Wilmington. A male suspect entered the business and confronted an employee while displaying a handgun. The suspect then demanded money. The employee complied and the suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was last seen in the area of Naamans Road. The employee was not injured during the incident.
The suspect was described as a white male approximately 6’ tall, average build, wearing all dark clothing, a mask, and gloves.
No surveillance images are available at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Sergeant Pixley of the Troop 2 Robbery Unit by calling 302-365-8402. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delawarecrimestoppersweb.com
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Presented by Public Information Officer, Senior Corporal Jason Hatchell
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