Suspect sought in Milton-area gas station robbery

November 4, 2017

Story Location:
25576 Deep Branch Road
Milton  Delaware
United States

Police are searching for a suspect following a robbery of a Milton-area gas station Nov. 3.

The robbery occurred at the Valero Gas Station at 25576 Deep Branch Road about 7:30 p.m., said Sgt. Richard Bratz of the Delaware State Police.

A suspect, described as a black man wearing a hooded sweatshirt with his face covered and armed with a knife, approached the clerk at the counter and demanded money from the register. The employee complied and the suspect fled the store in a southwest direction with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The store clerk was not injured.

No surveillance images are available, and no additional descriptions of the suspect were provided.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery is asked to call Detective D. Kristunas at 302-752-3856 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333. Information also can be shared online at