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.

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.

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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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