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Update to Walgreen’s Armed Robbery Case 2-4-2014

Incident #: 50-14-02044     Date/Time: Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 0929

Location:  1215 South State Street, Dover, DE

Narrative: Surveillance photos of the suspect have been retrieved from Walgreen’s and released to the public.  Click on images to enlarge.

 

Original Story: The Dover Police Department is currently investigating an armed robbery that took place on Saturday, January 25th at 9:29AM.  The incident took place at Walgreen’s (1215 South State Street) when an unknown black male suspect entered the business and displayed a firearm to an employee.  The suspect forced the employee to open the cash register and removed an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect then fled towards the rear of Walgreen’s into the Carol’s Corner Shopping Center.  The suspect may have fled in a green Cadillac Deville with tinted windows.  Anyone with any information should contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.  You may also submit an anonymous tip with Delaware Crime Stoppers by phone at: 1-800-847-3333 or online at:  http://delaware.crimestoppersweb.com

Suspect Description: Black Male, Medium Complexion, 5’9″-6’0″, red hooded sweatshirt and red sweatpants with an unknown brand of hiking shoes/boots.

 

New Images Released in Woodcrest Home Invasion Investigation 2-4-2014

Incident #: 50-14-02712     Date/Time: Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 2:30PM

Location:  800 Block Woodcrest Drive, Dover, DE

Narrative:
New surveillance photos of the home invasion suspect from the Woodcrest neighborhood have been released.  These photos were taken at the Duncan Depot when the suspect used the 83-year-old victim’s credit cards.  You can view the original article here:  http://wp.me/p407do-mb

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Update on Woodcrest Drive Home Invasion 2-3-2014

Incident #: 50-14-02712     Date/Time: Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 2:30PM

Location:  800 Block Woodcrest Drive, Dover, DE

Narrative:
The Dover Police Department responded to a Home Invasion at 2:30PM on Sunday, February 2nd.  The incident occurred int he 800 block of Woodcrest Drive when an unknown black male suspect approached an 83-year-old female victim while she was in her garage.  The suspect confronted the woman with a small black handgun and forced her into the residence, where a brief struggle ensued.  The suspect demanded the keys to the victims vehicle, however the victim did not provide the keys to him. The suspect then forced the victim into her basement while he looked through her personal belongings.

It was earlier reported that the suspect fled a short time later without any of the victims property.  However, it was later discovered that the suspect stole the victims credit card and used it at a CVS store located at the corner of Route 8 and Saulsbury Road in Dover. The victim sustained minor injuries and is expected to recover.   Anyone with any information should contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.  You may also submit an anonymous tip with Delaware Crime Stoppers by phone at: 1-800-847-3333 or online at:  http://delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.

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DPD Sex Offender Unit Seeks Subject for Failure To Re-Register 2-3-2014

Incident #: 50-14-02541     Date/Time: Monday, February 3, 2014 at 1:30PM

Narrative:
The Dover Police Department’s Sex Offender Enforcement Unit obtained warrants for Claude Johnston (DOB 3-14-1990), a Tier 2 sex offender, for failure to re-register.  Johnston previously listed his address as 128 Old Forge Drive, Dover, DE.  After Dover officers made numerous failed attempts to verify Johnston was still residing at the address, it was discovered that the home had been vacant since December and that Johnston failed to register a new address since that time.  Anyone with information on Johnston’s whereabouts are encouraged to contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111 as soon as possible.

 

Claude Johnston  DOB: 3-14-1990 (23) Black Male 5'5" 160lbs Last Known Address: 128 Old Forge Drive, Dover, 19904
Claude Johnston
DOB: 3-14-1990 (23)
Black Male 5’5″ 160lbs

Last Known Address:
128 Old Forge Drive, Dover, 19904

 

Home Invasion of Elderly Woman in Woodcrest Development 2-2-14

Incident #: 50-14-02712     Date/Time: Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 2:30PM

Location:  800 Block of Woodcrest Drive, Dover, DE

Narrative:
The Dover Police Department responded to a Home Invasion at 2:30PM on Sunday, February 2nd.  The incident occurred at 800 Block of Woodcrest Drive when an unknown black male suspect approached an 83-year-old female victim while she was in her garage.  The suspect confronted the woman with a small black handgun and forced her into the residence, where a brief struggle ensued.  The suspect demanded the keys to the victims vehicle, however the victim did not provide the keys to him.  The suspect then forced the victim into her basement while he looked through her personal belongings.  The suspect fled a short time later without any of the victims property.  The victim sustained minor injuries and is expected to recover.   Anyone with any information should contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.  You may also submit an anonymous tip with Delaware Crime Stoppers by phone at: 1-800-847-3333 or online at:  http://delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.  Potential witnesses would be anyone who may have seen the suspect walking in the Woodcrest development between 1:00PM-2:30PM on the day of the incident.

Suspect Description: Black Male, 20’s or 30’s, Average to tall height, dark complexion, and dark clothing