BEAR, Del. - Delaware State Police troopers are investigating the armed robbery of a Shell Gas Station which occurred last evening in Bear.
According to reports, the incident occurred on Saturday, March 29th at approximately 9:40 PM as the suspect entered the business wearing a half ski mask to disguise his identity and armed with a handgun. The suspect reportedly confronted the 36-year-old male employee and demanded money from the cash register. The victim reportedly complied and turned over an undisclosed amount of cash. Police say the suspect fled the business on foot in an unknown direction. There were reportedly no injuries as a result of this incident.
Police say if anyone has any information in reference to this incident, they are asked to contact the Robbery Unit at Troop 2 at 302-834-2630 Extension #6 or by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.