(Lincoln, Del) - Delaware State Police are investigating the robbery of a pedestrian while he was walking along a roadway southeast of Lincoln.
It happened Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at approximately 9:47 pm, as a man was walking on Herring Branch Road near Oriole Lane. The man was approached from behind and struck in the back of the head, causing him to fall to the ground. Once on the ground, the suspect took the man's wallet before fleeing the area in an unknown direction. The victim was slightly injured and went to an area hospital where he was treated and released.
If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact the 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."