Wawa store on Salem Church Road robbed at knifepoint

Wawa store at 1 Salem Church Road
Wawa store at 1 Salem Church Road (Photo: Google maps)

OGLETOWN, DELAWARE (2/5/2015) A Wawa convenience store was robbed at knifepoint early today, state police said.

The robbery happened about 12:45 a.m. at 1 Salem Church Road.

Master Cpl. Jeffrey Hale said one of the two men who robbed the store was carrying a knife when they confronted two men working at the store.

The robbers fled with cash. The employees were not injured.

One robber was about 6 feet tall and 190-210 pounds, and wore a black jacket, red pants, white shoes and  a ski mask.

The other, with the knife, was about 5-feet-10, 180-200 pounds and wore a black jacket and grey pants.

Hale asked anyone with information to call  302-834-2630. I

Tips also may be submitted anonymously through Delaware Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards, at 800-847-3333 or www.tipsubmit.com.

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