Robbery At Capital Inn

Incident Number:  50-24-10428

Date/Time: Wednesday, March 27, 2024 at 2:03 a.m.

Location: Parking Lot of Capital Inn, 1426 North DuPont Highway Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid   Email:

Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred in the parking lot of the Capital Inn early Wednesday morning. The investigation began at 2:03 a.m., when Dover Police was called the area of the Capital Inn for the report of a robbery. Officers responded and made contact with the victim, a 53 year-old male of Dover. The ensuing investigation revealed that the victim was in the parking lot of the Capital Inn when he was approached by four black males. One of the suspects punched the victim and another suspect displayed a firearm. The suspects then took an undisclosed amount of money from the victim and left.

The only description of the suspects at this time is four black males

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips may also be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at ; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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