Claymont motel robbed at gunpoint

Riverview Motel in Claymont
Riverview Motel in Claymont (Photo: Google maps)

CLAYMONT, DELAWARE (2/10/2015) Three men, armed with a handgun, robbed a Claymont hotel early today, state police say.

The robbery happened about 12:30 a.m. at the Riverview Motel, 7811 Gov. Printz Blvd.

A clerk at the motel, a 63-year-old man, turned over cash from the register and was not injured, Master Cpl. Jeffrey Hale said.

The robbers were 20-25 years old, about 5-feet-9 and 130 pounds. Each was wearing a black shirt.

Hale aske anyone with information to call troopers at 302-834-2630.

Tips also may be submitted anonymously through Delaware Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards, at 800-847.3333 or