NEWARK, Del. - Delaware State Police say they are investigating a robbery of the Rite Aid located on Polly Drummond Hill Road that occurred yesterday evening.
According to reports, the incident occurred around 6:30 PM when a male subject entered the store and approached the cash register with an item to purchase. As the 32-year-old female employee began ringing up the item, the suspect reportedly reached over the counter and grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash from the register. The employee allegedly attempted to stop the suspect by grabbing the money, but was unsuccessful as the subject fled the store in an unknown direction with the cash. The female employee was reportedly not injured during this incident.
If anyone has any information in reference to this robbery, they are asked to contact the Troop 2 Robbery Unit at 302-834-2630 extension 6, or by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.