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Police: Del. Road Flagger Robbed Near High School

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Delaware State Police say a road flagger was robbed Monday morning in Woodside, Delaware. (AP Photo, file) Delaware State Police say a road flagger was robbed Monday morning in Woodside, Delaware. (AP Photo, file)
WOODSIDE, Del. -

Delaware State Police are searching for two suspects who were involved in the robbery of a road flagger who was working to control traffic during a road construction project.

Police say the robbery happened around 10:15 a.m. Monday morning in the area of Walnut Shade Road in Woodside.

The 21-year-old road flagger was approached by two suspects who needed an escort to go into the construction zone. Police say as the flagger walked in front of the suspects, they began to assault him and forced him to the ground.

An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from the victim, police said.

If you have any information, you're asked to call police at 302-697-2104 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

You can also send a tip via text message to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."

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