Wilmington man robbed in supermarket lot

April 16, 2012 6:23:32 AM PDT
Delaware State Police are investigating the robbery of a 73-year-old Wilmington man that happened over the weekend in a supermarket parking lot.

Police say the man was getting out of his car Saturday morning outside the Acme Supermarket in the 1300 block of Centerville Road in Wilmington, where he was approached by a man who held an object into the victim's back and demanded money.

Police say the victim turned over an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect fled.

The victim was not injured.