Claymont workers bound, robbed

January 5, 2009 12:51:48 PM PST
Police are looking for three suspects after workers at a Claymont, Delaware market were bound, and the store was robbed.It happened around 10:40 Saturday night at the Village Market at 1000 Ridge Road.

Police say a woman rang a doorbell to the market, and an employee who talked to her said she asked for a job application.

Immediately afterward, two men wearing disguises entered the store, displaying handguns and demanding cash.

They bound four workers with tape while pointing guns at their heads.

Police say they stole an undetermined amount of money and took off in a black SUV.

The suspects are described as:

-Black female, 20-25 years of age, 5' 5" to 5' 7" tall, 150-170 lbs. She was wearing a waist-length pink hooded jacket and khaki pants.

-Black male, 20-25 years of age, 5'10"-6'01", 170-190 lbs. He was wearing a green hooded sweatshirt with white letters on the front, khaki pants and boots.

-Black male, 20-25 years of age, 5'08"-5'10", 180-200 lbs. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray pants.

Anyone with information related to this robbery is asked to contact Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on line at

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