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Burglary at China King Restaurant

Incident #:  50-13-29736

Date/Time:  10/26/2013 between 6:00 AM – 6:05 PM

Location of Incident:                                                                                                            China King Restaurant                                                                                                                        760 Walker Road, Dover, DE

Victim: N/A                                                                                                                                        Victim Age: N/A

Narrative:                                                                                                                                      On Saturday, October 26, 2013 approximately 6:00 a.m. to 6:05 a.m. an unknown male suspect used a small rock to shatter the glass at the front door of the business to make entry.  Once inside the suspect located the cash register and removed cash and fled the business.  Anyone having information about this crime should call the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.

Crime/Nature:                                                                                                                           Burglary 3rd, Theft, Criminal Mischief

Suspect Description/Information:                                                                                     Unknown male suspect  wearing pants and a hooded sweatshirt, approx. 160 to 180 lbs., wearing unknown shoes with stripes.

Officer releasing this information:                                                                                          Lt. Marvin Mailey                                                                                                                        (302) 736-7124

Man arrested with handgun and rifle

Incident #:  50-13-29790

Narrative:                                                                                                                                       On Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 12:36 a.m. Dover Police officers responded to the rear of the Hollywood Diner for a domestic dispute with a male, female and a small child.  The adults were arguing in a white pick-up truck.  One officer made contact with the female on the passenger’s side of the truck.  Another officer made contact with the male and requested his identification.  The male was seated in the truck and reached underneath the driver’s seat.  The officer told the male to remove his hand from under the seat.  The male hesitated then he was ordered at gunpoint to remove his hand.  The male was removed from the vehicle and a Smith and Wesson 40 caliber firearm was found under the driver’s seat.  A search of the vehicle revealed a magazine with ammunition and a 22 caliber rifle concealed under a blanket.  The male was identified as James Holmes (pictured below).

Crime/Nature:                                                                                                                            Carrying a concealed deadly weapon (two counts)

Defendant Information/Arrest Disposition:

Def 1: James Holmes                                                                                                                    DOB: 10/01/1968   Age: 45                                                                                                            Address: 26 Misty Lane, Magnolia, DE

Bond: $5,000.00                                                                                                                       Disposition: Subject posted bond.                                                                                                     Charges: Carrying a concealed deadly weapon (two counts)

Officer releasing this information:

Lt. Marvin Mailey



Burglary at Pine Grove Apartments

 Incident #:  50-13-29697

Date/Time:  10/25/2013 @ 5:30 pm to 9:15 p.m.

Location of Incident:                                                                                                                   Pine Grove Apts. 255 Webbs Lane Apt. H-11

Victim: Male

Victim Age: 23

Narrative:                                                                                                                                      On Friday October 25, 2013 Dover Police responded to Pine Grove Apartments to investigate a burglary at apartment H-11.  The investigation revealed an unknown subject cut a screen and gained entry to the apartment.  Once inside the apartment the unknown subject removed three flat screen televisions, a HP laptop, multiple DVD’s, shoes and watches.  There are no suspects at this time.  The investigation is still ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.


Burglary 2nd, Theft, Criminal Mischief

Suspect Description/Information:


Officer releasing this information:

Lt. Marvin Mailey

(302) 736-7124