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Information Sought On Milford Attempted Armed Robbery

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MILFORD, Del. - Police are looking for information, after a suspect reportedly held a knife to a teenager's throat in a Milford gas station parking lot.

Milford Police say on Tuesday, around 9:15 AM a 53-year-old and a 17-year-old were in the parking lot of the Sunoco Gas Station on Milford-Harrington Highway, when they were approached by an unknown while male. According to the report, the suspect pulled out a knife, grabbed the 17-year-old and held the knife to their throat while demanding cash from the 53-year-old.

Police say the suspect knocked the 17-year-old to the ground, as the 53-year-old tried to intervene, and then knocked down the 53-year-old as well. The suspect apparently fled on foot without getting any money or property from the victims. The victims reportedly refused medical treatment.

Police describe the suspect as a while male, between 6' and 6' 2" tall, with a thick build, weighting between 200 and 225 points, last seen wearing dark colored clothing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Dwight Young or Det. John Horsman of the Milford Police Department Criminal Division at 302-422-8081, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, or the Tip Submit website.

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