Suspect sought in Milton gas station robbery

MILTON – Delaware State Police are looking for the suspect wanted in the Oct. 21 robbery of the Valero gas station on Deep Branch Road.

State police spokesman Master Cpl. Gary Fournier said the robbery occurred at approximately 8:08 p.m.

A male suspect, armed with handgun, entered the Valero station, approached a female clerk standing behind the counter and demanded cash, Cpl. Fournier said.

The clerk turned over an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect  fled the store in a westerly direction. There were no injuries.

cops-robbery-suspect

This is the suspect sought by Delaware State Police in the Valero robbery in Milton.

The suspect was described as a black male, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, a mask covering his face, blue jacket, and dark colored pants.
Anyone with any information about this incident they are asked to contact Detective M. Doughty at 752-3794. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

The Sussex County Post delivers news from Georgetown and southern Delaware. Follow @SussexPost on Twitter.

You are encouraged to leave relevant comments but engaging in personal attacks, threats, online bullying or commercial spam will not be allowed. All comments should remain within the bounds of fair play and civility. (You can disagree with others courteously, without being disagreeable.) Feel free to express yourself but keep an open mind toward finding value in what others say. To report abuse or spam, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box.