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Delaware State Police
Wednesday May 4th, 2011 :: 09:56 a.m. EDT


Detective Probe Attempted Bank Robbery

Location: WSFS Bank, 1600 W. Newport Pike, Wilmington, DE

Date of Occurrence: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 2:30 p.m.

Suspect: Black male, 30-35 years of age, 5’08”-5’10” tall, with a medium build, medium dark complexion, and a goatee. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap and a black t-shirt over top of a black long sleeve shirt, and blue jeans.


-26 year old female bank employee

Stanton- The Delaware State Police are currently investigating the attempted robbery of the WSFS Bank branch in Stanton that happened yesterday afternoon.

The incident occurred as a male suspect entered the bank branch located in the 1600 block of W. Newport Pike at approximately 2:30 p.m. The suspect approached a female teller and presented her with a demand note for cash. The note implied that the suspect was armed, however; a weapon was not displayed. As the teller was in the process of placing money in a bag, the suspect fled in an unknown direction without taking the cash. There were no injuries.

Delaware State Police
1575 McKee Rd
Dover, DE 19904

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 302-739-5996

1600 W Newport Pike
Wilmington, DE 19804

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