DSP Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery Near Harrington


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The investigation in an attempted robbery at the Harrington Casino in June.  Delaware State Police say the victim agreed to give the suspect – an acquaintance – a ride home from the casino on June 29th.  The suspect told the victim his vehicle wouldn’t start.  The suspect gave directions on back roads in the Harrington-Farmington area – when the victim claims the suspect held a screwdriver to his neck and demanded money.  The two struggled and the victim took the screwdriver away and the suspect ran off.  The suspect is Hispanic – he was at the casino a second time when additional pictures were captured.  His vehicle was an older model red or burgundy passenger car with a black hood.