Father, daughter robbed outside casino in Wilmington; 2 arrests
WILMINGTON, Del. - January 1, 2014 (WPVI) -- Two Maryland men are behind bars, accused of robbing a father and daughter outside the Delaware Park Casino in Wilmington.
Police say one suspect approached the victims in the casino parking lot Tuesday night, grabbed the 47-year-old woman's purse and got into a car being driven by the other suspect.
Police say the woman's 75-year-old father tried to stop the men, but they slammed the car door on his hand.
Police were able to track down two suspects a short time later and arrest them both.
27-year-old Tyree S. Jordan and 23-year-old Anthony Ross, both of Elkton, Maryland, are charged with robbery, conspiracy and other offenses.
Bail was set at $68,000 for Jordan and $67,000 for Ross.
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