Police seeking information.
The incident occurred around 9 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20, when a male armed with an unknown object, possibly a knife, entered the Weis Market located at 19287 Miller Road in Rehoboth. The suspect jumped over a checkout counter to gain access to registers, two of which he pried open and removed an undisclosed amount of cash from before fleeing. He was last seen entering a light-colored SUV and driving northbound on Airport Road, toward Old Landing Road. No employees or customers were injured.
The suspect is described as a 20- to 25-year-old white male and about 5 feet 8 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark-colored pants, gloves and a mask covering the lower portion of his face.
If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact Troop 4 Major Crimes Unit at 302-856-5850. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”