Construction Vehicle Stolen From Elkton Road

On September 2, 2021, Newark Police received a report of a vehicle theft from the road construction site on Elkton Road.  The vehicle had last been seen at the site on Tuesday August 31st.

The vehicle, a 2008 Ford F-750 flatbed truck with Delaware tag CL119061, has a dark green cab with “Diamond Materials” on the doors.  The truck was loaded with steel concrete forms at the time of the theft.

The photographs below are of a – similar- vehicle and of the rear of the actual vehicle with the concrete forms on the bed of the truck.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Cpl C. McKennon at (302) 366-7100 x. 3491 or cmckennon@newark.de.us.  Additional methods for providing information to Newark Police can be found on our tips page, where reward information may also be available.

Similar Vehicle
Actual vehicle with concrete forms on bed of truck

UPDATE #3 – Additional Arrest – Investigation of Sunday Morning Robberies and Assault

Newark Police have arrested the fourth and final suspect in this case.

Last week, a 17 year-old male from New Castle turned himself in to Newark Police after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

The male was charged with 26 total offenses, including:

  • Robbery First Degree
  • Robbery Second Degree
  • Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony
  • Conspiracy Second Degree (2 counts)
  • Reckless Endangering Second Degree (7 counts)
  • Conspiracy Third Degree (3 counts)
  • Assault Third Degree (7 counts)
  • Menacing (4 counts)

The 17 year-old male appeared before Justice of the Peace Court #11 by video and was ordered to be held in default of $92,900 secured bail.  The male was turned over to the custody of the New Castle County Detention Center in Wilmington.


Prior press releases:
Original Release
Update #1
Update #2