Police are searching for a gunman who robbed a liquor store in downtown Newark on Wednesday afternoon.
The robbery happened just before 2:30 p.m. at Modern Liquors, located at 246 E. Delaware Ave., in the first floor of the Main Street Court apartment building.
The robber displayed a handgun and demanded money, according to Lt. Andrew Rubin, a spokesman for the Newark Police Department. An employee complied, and the robber ran north toward Main Street.
The robber was described as a white man, 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a thin build and wearing a hat.
No surveillance footage was released.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Det. Paul Keld at 302-366-7100 ext. 3106 or email@example.com.