Bear man sought in Talleyville Exxon robbery

Joseph H. Klosowski (Photo: Delaware State Police)
Joseph H. Klosowski (Photo: Delaware State Police)

TALLEYVILLE, DELAWARE (9/4/2015) A 31-year-old Bear man is being sought in the robbery of a Talleyville gas station, Delaware State Police said Thursday.

The robbery at the Exxon station at 4101 Concord Pike (U.S. 202) was reported at 9:17 p.m. Sunday.

A man armed with a handgun confronted a 30-year-old male clerk and demanded money from the register. As the clerk was complying, the robber reached over the counter and removed the entire cash drawer, then ran toward Silverside Road, police said.

Police said they identified Joseph H. Klosowski as a suspect and obtained a warrant charging him with first-degree robbery.

He is described as 6-feet-2, about 250 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information on Klosowski is asked to call police at 302-365-8566.

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

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