Police: Woman Asks Man for Sandwich, Then Pulls Gun - Fox 2 News Headlines

Police: Woman Asks Man for Sandwich, Then Pulls Gun

Posted: Updated:
Shoanetta Gale, pictured, is accused of pulling a gun on a man and demanding money at a bus stop. (Courtesy: Wilmington Police Department) Shoanetta Gale, pictured, is accused of pulling a gun on a man and demanding money at a bus stop. (Courtesy: Wilmington Police Department)
The .22 caliber gun used in the robbery. (Courtesy: Wilmington Police Department) The .22 caliber gun used in the robbery. (Courtesy: Wilmington Police Department)
WILMINGTON, Del. -

Wilmington police arrested a woman who asked a man to share his sandwich and then allegedly attacked him while waiting for a bus to come.

Police said the woman, Shoanetta Gale, walked up to a man eating a sandwich at a bus stop on the 2800 block of Northeast Boulevard Saturday and asked him to share it. She then pulled out a .22 caliber handgun, pointed it at the man and demanded money, police said.

When the man said he could not give Gale any money, police said she hit the man on the head with the gun, then stood at the stop to wait for the bus.

Police said two officers noticed the victim as they drove by the area. The man's head was bleeding and he told the officers he was robbed.

Police then arrested Gale for robbery while she was at the bus stop. Police said Gale is a convicted felon and drug offender.

Gale was taken to a women's correctional institution.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Suspect Arrested In Upper Merion Burglary, Home Invasion

    Suspect Arrested In Upper Merion Burglary, Home Invasion

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:05 AM EDT2014-07-23 05:05:55 GMT
    SkyFOX was over the scene in Upper Merion just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning where police say what started as a burglary turned into a home invasion.
    SkyFOX was over the scene in Upper Merion just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning where police say what started as a burglary turned into a home invasion.
  • 'Tuesday's Children' Remembers Family Members Lost To Terrorism

    'Tuesday's Children' Remembers Family Members Lost To Terrorism

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:35 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:35:22 GMT
    These children all share a common bond. They've all lost someone they love - because of terrorism.
    These children all share a common bond. They've all lost someone they love - because of terrorism.
  • Shoppers Get Sneak Peak Of New Target Store In King Of Prussia

    Shoppers Get Sneak Peak Of New Target Store In King Of Prussia

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:58:18 GMT
    Shoppers got a sneak peak of the mega Target store located by the King of Prussia mall on Tuesday.
    Shoppers got a sneak peak of the mega Target store located by the King of Prussia mall on Tuesday.
Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices