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  • Man assaulted while placing flowers on grave in Milton

  • An 82-year-old Bridgeville man was assaulted and robbed April 19 while placing flowers on a grave site in Odd Fellows Cemetery on Union Street in Milton.
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  • An 82-year-old Bridgeville man was assaulted and robbed April 19 while placing flowers on a grave site in Odd Fellows Cemetery on Union Street in Milton.
    According to the Milton Police Department, the incident occurred between 3:30 and 5 p.m. Police said while the victim was placing flowers on the grave, an unknown male wearing a gray hooded jacket or sweatshirt assaulted and removed property from the man. Police said the suspect was last seen running towards Union Street and Del. Route 16. Police said the victim sustained a head injury but is in stable condition and was transported to Christiana Hospital.
    If anyone has information regarding the suspect they are asked to contact the MPD by calling (302) 684-8547. Tips may also be submitted to Delaware Crime Solvers by calling (800) 847-3333.
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