A resident of the Towne Point apartment complex escaped injury Monday night after he was accosted at his apartment.

The incident took place at 6:30 p.m. June 16, at 820 Carvel Drive, said Dover Police spokesman Lt. David Spicer. The victim said the suspect followed him to his apartment, pulled a handgun and demanded cash.

The suspect fled after receiving the money, Spicer said.

The only description given of the suspect was that he was a heavyset black man standing about 5 feet 11 inches tall and wearing a beard.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover Police at 736-7111.

Anonymous tips may be submitted via Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-847-3333, or online at http://Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.