Dover Police are investigating a daylight theft at the Driftwood Spirits liquor store in Dover.
Dover Police are investigating a daylight theft at a local liquor store. The robbery took place at 12:50 p.m. Nov. 13, at the Driftwood Spirits liquor store at 153 S. Bradford St., said police spokesman Cpl. Mark Hoffman. The suspect came into the store, took a bottle of alcohol from a display and went up to the cashier, Hoffman said. The man then showed the clerk a handgun in his waistband and demanded money; the clerk complied and the robber fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is described as a black man between 20 and 30 years of age, wearing tan boots, a gray hooded sweatshirt and an orange flat-brimmed hat, possibly with a Miami Hurricanes logo. Video surveillance footage is available at http://tinyurl.com/mmcc7cd. Anyone who may have information to help solve this crime is asked to call Dover Police at 736-7111, or to submit an anonymous tip through Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) 847-3333. Tips also may be submitted via http://delawarecrimestoppersweb.com.