Police: Teens robbed in Grove Park

June 15, 2018

Two teens were robbed June 12 while walking through Grove Park near the intersection of Grove Street and Columbia Avenue, police say.

The males, 15 and 17, were walking home at 11 p.m. when two males approached them, said Lt. Jaime Riddle of the Rehoboth Beach Police Department.

One male punched one of the teens in the jaw; the two suspects fled east on foot after taking a sweatshirt and some money from the teens, Riddle said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Tyler Whitman at (302) 524-1391 or submit a tip through Delaware Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-847-3333 or online at  Information can also be submitted to the Rehoboth Beach Police Department webpage at