Gold Alert Cancelled for Elderly Dover Man 4-23-2019

UPDATE: The Gold Alert for Ismael Cruz has been cancelled after he was located and returned to his residence in good health.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12208

Date/Time:   Monday, April 22nd, 2019 at approximately 7:06 PM

Location: Oak Drive, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man. Ismael Cruz (71) was last seen when he was dropped off at his home on Oak Drive at approximately 2:40PM by a Modern Maturity Center Bus.  Cruz is a white, hispanic male that is 5’6″ tall, weighs approximately 160 pounds, and has a darker complexion.  Crus was last seen wearing an unknown color baseball hat, denim jacket, gray “Champion” sweatshirt, blue jeans, and blue/gray sneakers.  

Cruz suffers from dementia and there is concern for his safety.  

If you have any information on Cruz’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111 immediately. 

A photo of Cruz was not immediately available for release.

 

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Gold Alert Cancelled for Missing Dover Man 4-23-2019

UPDATE:
The Gold alert issued for Frank Danner (73) has been cancelled after he was located and returned home safely.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12142

Date/Time:   Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Location: 900 Block of S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man.  Frank Danner (73) was last seen at approximately 2:00PM on April 20th, 2019.  He failed to report for work in Sussex County on Monday, April 22nd, 2019.  Danner’s vehicle was left at the residence.  Danner is a white male, approximately 5’5″ tall and 130 pounds.  It is unknown what clothing he may have been wearing at the time he went missing.

If you have any information on McClain’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111

Frank Danner 

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Gold Alert Issued for Missing Elderly Man 4-22-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12208

Date/Time:   Monday, April 22nd, 2019 at approximately 7:06 PM

Location: Oak Drive, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man. Ismael Cruz (71) was last seen when he was dropped off at his home on Oak Drive at approximately 2:40PM by a Modern Maturity Center Bus.  Cruz is a white, hispanic male that is 5’6″ tall, weighs approximately 160 pounds, and has a darker complexion.  Crus was last seen wearing an unknown color baseball hat, denim jacket, gray “Champion” sweatshirt, blue jeans, and blue/gray sneakers.  

Cruz suffers from dementia and there is concern for his safety.  

If you have any information on Cruz’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111 immediately. 

A photo of Cruz was not immediately available for release.

 

 

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Gold Alert Issued for Missing Dover Man 4-22-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12142

Date/Time:   Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Location: 900 Block of S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man.  Frank Danner (73) was last seen at approximately 2:00PM on April 20th, 2019.  He failed to report for work in Sussex County on Monday, April 22nd, 2019.  Danner’s vehicle was left at the residence.  Danner is a white male, approximately 5’5″ tall and 130 pounds.  It is unknown what clothing he may have been wearing at the time he went missing.

If you have any information on McClain’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111

Frank Danner 

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Police Seeking Six Suspects in Strong-Arm Robbery 4-22-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12071

Date/Time:  Sunday, April 21st, 2019 at 1:45PM

Location:  Area of S. Queen Street and West Reed Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred on Sunday afternoon in the area of S. Queen Street and West Reed Street.  At approximately 1:45PM, a 31-year-old male victim was walking in that area when he was approached by a female.  The woman was described as being a black female with red pants and a white shirt with black stripes.  The female suspect asked the man for a small sum of money.  When the male victim pulled out his wallet, five black male suspects began to assault the victim and steal his wallet.  The suspects then fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.  Th victim refused medical treatment following the incident.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous.  Tips may also be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Residential Burglary Starboard Court 4-22-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12013

Date/Time:  Between 8:30AM-7:30PM on Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Location:  Unit Block of Starboard Court, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred in the Unit Block of Starboard Court.  On Saturday, April 20th, 2019, between 8:30AM-7:30PM, an unknown suspect forced open the rear basement door to the home by damaging a door frame.  The suspect then entered the residence and stole several pieces of jewelry before fleeing in an unknown direction.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous.  Tips may also be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 4-22-19

The following images contain the newest Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications for the City of Dover.  If there any questions or concerns, please contact the Dover Police Sex Offender Enforcement Unit.


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Gold Alert Cancellation 4-21-2019

UPDATE: The Gild Alert issued for Charlie McClain has been lifted after he was located and returned home safely.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-11996

Date/Time:   Friday, April 19th, 2019 at approximately 2:00PM

Location: Blue Coat Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man.  Charlie McClain (age: 63) was last seen at his residence on Blue Coat Street at approximately 2:00PM on Friday, April 19th, 2019 and was last heard from via phone at approximately 8:00PM on the same date.  McClain operates a bronze Cadillac SRX Sport Utility Vehicle with an unknown PA registration.  He is approximately 5’6″, 220 pounds, with black hair, gray beard, and wears glasses.  McClain also suffers from medical conditions that may affect his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated.  If you have any information on McClain’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111

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Gold Alert Issued for Missing Dover Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-11996

Date/Time:   Friday, April 19th, 2019 at approximately 2:00PM

Location: Blue Coat Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man.  Charlie McClain (age: 63) was last seen at his residence on Blue Coat Street at approximately 2:00PM on Friday, April 19th, 2019 and was last heard from via phone at approximately 8:00PM on the same date.  McClain operates a bronze Cadillac SRX Sport Utility Vehicle with an unknown PA registration.  He is approximately 5’6″, 220 pounds, with black hair, gray beard, and wears glasses.  McClain also suffers from medical conditions that may affect his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated.  If you have any information on McClain’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111

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Pizza Robbery Suspect Tracked by K9 and Arrested 4-20-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-11894

Date/Time:  Friday, April 19th, 2019n at 3:24PM

Location:  My Roma Pizza, 1008 Lafferty Lane, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

The Dover Police Department arrested Radames Guzman (23), of Magnolia, on armed robbery charges after robbing My Roma Pizza on Friday afternoon.  At approximately 3:24PM, Guzman entered the business and displayed what appeared to be a black handgun and demanded money,.  Guzman fled on foot after the robbery and the Dover Police Patrol Unit established a perimeter to locate the suspect.  K9 Gerome began a track of the suspects path of travel and located some of Guzman’s clothing in a wooded area as well as a black BB gun.  K9 Gerome continued his track and flushed out Guzman from a wooded area and then was apprehended without incident by patrol officers who formed a secure perimeter.

Guzman was charged with Robbery 1st Degree and Wearing a Disguise During Commission of a Felony.  Bond info and mugshot were not available at the time of release.

K9 Gerome
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