Police seek two suspects

Delaware State Police are investigating after a mother and son were robbed in front of their Lincoln-area home.

The incident occurred at around 8:15 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, at a residence in the unit block of Swiggetts Mill Road. A 27-year-old male and his 44-year-old mother were standing in the front yard of their residence when they were approached by two males, who immediately began assaulting the male victim. During the course of the assault, the suspects removed the victim's wallet, which contained an undisclosed amount of money. The mother attempted to intervene and was also assaulted.After obtaining the wallet, both suspects fled on foot toward Fleatown Road.

Both victims were transported to Milford Memorial Hospital, where they were treated for minor injuries and released.

The suspects could only be described as males with their faces covered wearing all dark clothing.

If anyone has information regarding this incident they are asked to contact Troop 7 at 302-644-5020. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com