University of Delaware

Theft investigation

UD Police investigate theft at Du Pont Lab


12:52 p.m., Aug. 9, 2013--University of Delaware Police are investigating a theft that occurred shortly after noon, Friday, Aug. 9, at DuPont Laboratory on the Newark campus.

A man went into the building and attempted to take a purse. When he was confronted by the victim, he fled. Another victim in the building has reported missing cash.

The suspect is approximately 20 years of age, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall, with short hair. He is wearing all dark clothing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact UD Police at 302-831-2222.  

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