Wilmington Police Arrest Two Men in Connection with Two Separate Robberies

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WILMINGTON, DEWilmington Police have arrested two men in connection with two separate robberies.

Authorities state that on October 1 at approximately 7:14 p.m. police responded to the area of 4th and Scott Streets for a robbery that had just occurred.  Police were given a description of two suspects and moments later, took 39-year-old James McCray of Elsmere into custody without incident.  While taking McCray into custody, police were made aware of a second robbery that he just occurred and advised that McCray was also a suspect in that incident.  After an area search, police were able to locate the second suspect, 45-year-old Antwine Ross, in the area of 2nd and North Franklin Street.  Police took Ross into Custody without incident and learned that he had an outstanding capias.

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McCray was charged with the following offenses:

  • Robbery 1st Degree
  • Robbery 2nd Degree
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree (2 count)
  • Carrying a Concealed Dangerous Instrument

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $17,500 secured bail.

Ross was charged with the following offenses in addition to his outstanding capias:

  • Robbery 1st Degree
  • Robbery 2nd Degree
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree (2 count)
  • Carrying a Concealed Dangerous Instrument

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $18,000 secured bail.

Information is subject to change at any time. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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