Police are investigating an armed robbery and assault that occurred Oct. 14 in the parking lot of University Plaza Shopping Center, 100 University Plaza, Newark.
The 46-year-old male victim told police he was approached by the first suspect who told him that she had been abandoned at the shopping center and asked him for money. The victim said the second suspect approached him with a knife and demanded money. After a short struggle, the suspects ran away. The victim was transported by private vehicle to Christiana Hospital Trauma Center where he was treated and released.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the Robbery Unity at Troop 2 at (302) 834-2630 ext. 6 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) 847-3333 or visit www.tipsubmit.com.