Man wearing hockey mask robs Newark, Del. bank

NEWARK, Del. - October 9, 2012

The robbery happened at 5:35 p.m. at the WSFS Bank in the Suburban Plaza Shopping Center.

Police say the suspect entered the bank wearing sunglasses over an old-style hockey mask and was armed with handgun.

He obtained an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the bank on foot to a waiting vehicle.

The suspect is described as a male, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt. He was described as being between 5'10" and 6'01" tall with a thin build.

The getaway vehicle was described as a small white compact four door car with a white male driver.

Anyone with information about this bank robbery is asked to contact Det. Fred Nelson at 302-366-7110 ext 136 or email You can send an anonymous text message tip by texting 302NPD and your message to TIP411. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at where a reward may be available.

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