MAGNOLIA — A 35-year-old Harrington man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a robbery last month, Delaware State Police said.
Authorities said they had identified Antonio Vilone as a suspect in a robbery on Aug. 8 at a residence in the 100 block of Riley Drive. Police said a woman had been threatened with a hammer and had her car stolen at approximately 3:06 p.m. Police said troopers searched the area for Mr. Vilone and the vehicle, but neither were located.
The woman was not injured, police said.
Police said Mr. Vilone was taken into custody after being located in the 10000 block of South Old State Road in Ellendale.
Mr. Vilone was charged with first-degree robbery, aggravated menacing, theft greater than $1,500, offensive touching and terroristic threatening. He was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 7 for the charges and active warrants and a capias, police said.
Mr. Vilone was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution on a $35,000 cash bond.