Man sought after stealing items from Marshalls

July 6, 2019

Police are searching for a man they say went to Marshalls July 5 and shoved an employee who tried to stop the man from leaving the store with merchandise.

The man entered the department store at 18578 Coastal Highway at 4:51 p.m. and removed display merchandise which he concealed in a bag, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin of the Delaware State Police.

As the man exited the store, Austin said, he shoved an employee who confronted him. The man was was last seen entering the back seat of a white Chrysler 300 which was operated by an unknown subject. The employee was not injured as a result of the incident, Austin said.

The suspect was described as a black male, average build with light facial hair on his chin, wearing an orange vest, an orange hat with “Stanley” written on it, blue jeans and gray-and-white sneakers. 

Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity or whereabouts is asked to contact Cpl. M. Hawk at Troop 7 by calling 302-644-5020, Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or at

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