Dover man robbed in Planet Fitness parking lot

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DOVER, Del. – The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred in the parking lot of Planet Fitness on Friday night.

According to Dover Police, around 11:45 p.m., a 21-year-old man was walking in the parking lot of Planet Fitness at 1005 N. State Street when he was approached by two male suspects wearing ski masks.

One suspect was armed with a handgun as they both demanded the victim’s belongings.  Police say the two men took the victim’s wallet, car keys, jewelry, and cell phone. When the victim ran inside the business to call the police, the suspects stole the victim’s vehicle.  The vehicle is a black 2019 Honda Accord with Maryland tags 1DW9276.

The suspects were described as two black males. One suspect was wearing a dark gray hooded sweatshirt and the second was wearing all black. Anyone with information is asked to call Dover Police at 302-736-7111.

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