Masked man robs woman outside Delaware casino

A midday robber targets woman leaving Dover Downs Hotel and Casino.

Dover Police say the suspect grabbed the 52-year-old woman’s purse while she was walking to her car around 2 p.m. on Saturday.  He then took off on foot headed south.  The woman was not injured.

Police say the man was wearing a a black mask, a red hooded sweatshirt, and faded blue jeans at the time of the attack.  He’s described as a black man, between 6′ and 6’02” tall, with a thin build.  Anyone with information on his identity can call Dover Police at 302-736-7111, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, or online at

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