Suspect sought in connection to armed robbery at Del. Rite Aid

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery, in Dover. 

The Dover Police Department says on Monday, just before 4:40 AM, an unknown suspect was noticed shoplifting by a Rite-Aid employee at the store, in the 1500 block of S. DuPont Highway. When the employee confronted the suspect, police say the suspect pulled a knife from his jacket and approached the victim, cutting him on his left arm. 

Officers report that the victim then grabbed the suspect and struggled with him to the floor, but the suspect was able to get away. 

According to the report, the robbery suspect was seen fleeing in a white Nissan Pathfinder driven by a woman.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7130 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-847-3333. 

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