Delaware State police making two arrests in connection with a robbery at a Valero gas station in Milton late last year. On December 7th, a suspect armed with a handgun walked into the Valero on Deep Branch Road, approached the clerk and demanded money from the register. The clerk handed over an undisclosed amount of cash; the suspect then fled.
Police were able to identify two suspects, 23 year old Christian Ferry of Rehoboth Beach and 34 year old Michael Gieron of Lewes. Ferry was taken into custody Wednesday at a house in Rehoboth Beach; Gieron was already in custody on unrelated burglary charges. The pair are charged with first degree robbery, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and other charges.