Suspect sought in Seaford bank robbery

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Seaford city police are seeking this suspect wanted in the armed robbery of the WSFS Bank Monday at about noon.


SEAFORD – Seaford city police are seeking the suspect in an armed robbery Monday at the WSFS Bank on Sussex Highway.

According to Seaford Police Department spokesman Capt. Gary Flood, the while male suspect entered the bank and told the teller he wanted money while raising his shirt to reveal a handgun in his waistband.

The suspect received an undisclosed amount of money and ordered employees to lie on the floor as he fled the bank in northerly direction on foot.

Seaford police responded along with Delaware State Police. A Delaware State Police K-9 unit searched the area but was unsuccessful in tracking the suspect.

Video surveillance shows the white male suspect entering the WSFS Bank in Seaford.


Police describe the suspect as being 5-6 to 5-9 tall and weighing about 150 pounds. He was wearing a blue face mask, blue shirt, dark blue hoodie with a Nike logo and tan work boots.

Seaford Criminal Investigation Division processed the crime scene for further investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact Seaford Police Department at 629-6644.

Delaware Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of persons or persons involved.

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