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One Arrested In Dover Robbery

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DOVER, Del. - An arrest has been made in connection to an early Friday morning robbery. Dover Police say on Friday, around 4:30 AM, an elderly man was approached by a man in the area of South Bradford Street and West Reed Street, asking for change.

According to the report, as the man was taking cash from his wallet, and started counting change, the suspect pulled out a sharp instrument, thought to be a knife or screwdriver. The suspect then reportedly snatched the money from the victim's hands, and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

An investigation lead Police to arrest 22-year-old William Loper, on Monday, without incident. Loper is charged with robbery 1st degree, and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony. He is being held on $100,000 bond.

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