Troopers are investigating a strong arm robbery of three males that occurred in Bear.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:40 p.m. as the victims, two 17-year-old males and an 18-year-old male, walked along U.S. Route 40 in the area of East Scotland Drive. A male (listed as Suspect 1) walked up behind the victims and struck one in the upper body. He was then joined by two more suspects who demanded money from the three victims. The victims turned over an undisclosed amount of money, and the suspects fled.  No one was injured in this incident.  The Delaware State Police are asking anyone who may have any information in reference to this incident to contact the Robbery Unit at Troop 2 at 302-834-2630 ext. 6. Citizens may also provide a tip by texting keyword "DSP" plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES). Tipsters may also provide information through lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333, or submit information via the internet at