NPD seek book buyback bandits

By Frank Gerace 10:25pm, December 11, 2012
Newark police are looking for 2 suspects who robbed a clerk at a college textbook buyback tent.

Police say the suspects, one of whom had a gun, demanded and got cash from the clerk at a Lieberman's book buyback tent in the parking lot of Buffalo Wild Wings on Elkton Road around 4:15 Tuesday afternoon.

The suspects ran off under the pedestrian underpass leading to UD's Rodney Dining Complex, then northbound parallel to the CSX railroad tracks.

One suspect is described as black, 25 to 30 years old, 5-10 to 6 feet tall with a thin build, wearing a black hoodie and black pants.

The other is white, 25 years old, 5-8 to 5-10 with a stocky build, wearing a gray, horizontally-striped hoodie, gray pants and gray sneakers.

Anyone with information can call Newark detectives or Crimestoppers.

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