Woman targeted by gunman in church parking lot

Credit: Wiki Commons
Credit: Wiki Commons

A 26-year-old woman targeted by an armed gunman as she exited her car in the parking lot of her Wilmington, Del. Church.

Delaware State Police said a man approached the church-goer in the lot at Holly Oak Calvary United Methodist Church, on Philadelphia Pike on Friday around 8 p.m., and pointed a gun at her head and demanded money and property. After the woman did not comply, the man fled toward West Holly Oak Road.

No injuries were reported.

The attacker is described as a black man between the ages of 40 and 50. He was last seen wearing dark clothing and a knit hat.

If anyone has any information in reference to this incident, they are asked to contact the Robbery Unit at Troop 2 at 302-834-2630 Extension #6 or call the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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