A Dover restaurant employee was robbed by a masked gunman Thursday night.
The incident took place at 9:15 p.m. at the US13 Grill and Catering restaurant, at 1115 S. Governors Avenue, said Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Gary Fournier.
The 48-year-old victim said the man came in through the rear door of the restaurant, brandished a handgun and demanded cash. The victim turned over some money and the robber fled through the rear door.
The victim was not injured.
The suspect was described as a black man between 30 and 35 years of age, standing about 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing between 180 and 185 pounds, and wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, gray pants and a mask over his face.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Troop 3 Criminal Investigations Unit at (302) 697-2104. Tips also may be left by using the DSP Mobile Crime Tip app, available for download at www.Delaware.gov/apps.
Information also may be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333, via the Internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by sending a text to 274637 (CRIMES), starting the message with the keyword “DSP.”