Delaware

Police: Two suspects wanted after robbing Bridgeville woman and her three children at gunpoint

BRIDGEVILLE, Del. - Police say that they are investigating an armed robbery that happened in the Walkers Mill Mobile Home Park, in Bridgeville, on Thursday evening.

According to Delaware State Police, at 9:44 p.m. on Thursday, a 30-year-old Bridgeville woman and her three children pulled into a driveway on Third Street, Walkers Mill Mobile Home Park, when a vehicle pulled in behind them.

The suspects vehicle had reportedly blocked the victim's vehicle in the driveway. Before the victims were able to leave their vehicle, two suspects armed with handguns, approached each side of the vehicle at the front doors. Police say the suspects opened the doors and began demanding money.

The suspect at the driver's side door then allegedly started rifling through the 30-year-old victim's pockets while holding a handgun to her. The suspect was able to get cash before both suspects left the scene in the vehicle that they had pulled up in.

The first suspect was described as a Hispanic man, in his upper 20s, tall with an average build and darker complexion. He had curly hair and hair on his chin that was about an inch in length. He was wearing mechanic style coveralls and a jacket with a hood that was pulled up over his head.

The second suspect was described as a Hispanic man, in his mid 20s, tall with a slightly heavy build. He was also wearing a jacket with the hood pulled up over his head. The suspect vehicle was described as a four door, dark in color passenger vehicle. No further information could be provided on the vehicle or the suspects at this time. The victim and her three children were not injured as a result of this incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Troop Four Major Crimes Unit at 302-856-5850. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet.


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