Canterbury Store Robbed

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Canterbury Store Robbed

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Troopers are investigating a robbery of the Canterbury Shore Stop that occurred early Sunday morning January 15, 2017. 


Police say it happened around 2:20 a.m., when a man entered the convenience store located at 8953 South DuPont Highway and approached the employee at the counter armed with an handgun. The suspect demanded cash and the clerk complied and turned over an undisclosed amount of cash. He then fled in an unknown direction. The employee was uninjured. 


The suspect was described as a black male, 5'09"-5'10" tall, 180-185 lbs., wearing a light colored sweatshirt, blue jeans, and tan shoes, Armed with an unknown type handgun. 


If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact Troop 3 Major Crimes Unit at 302-697-2104. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."