Middletown Police are looking for the man who is wanted for robbing the KFC restaurant at 548 Middletown Warwick Road (U.S. 301) on Monday afternoon.
Police received the report of the robbery at 2:38 p.m.
Witnesses said the suspect entered the business and approached the clerk, a 27-year-old female, at the counter. The suspect demanded cash from the register. The clerk complied and turned over an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect fled on foot in the direction of Wood Street and West Lake Street.
He was described as black, about 5'7" to 6' tall, with a thin build, short hair, and acne on both cheeks, police said. See the surveillance photo of the suspect with this story.
Middletown Police are asking anyone with information on the identity of the suspect to call the department at (302) 376-9950 or Delaware Crimestoppers at 1-800-847-3333. Information may also be provided at www.tipsubmit.com.