Incident #: 50-14-11507 Date/Time: Thursday, May 8th at 7:30PM
On Thursday, May 8th at approximately 7:30PM, officers from the Dover Police Department’s Safe Streets Unit observed David Thompson (25) operating a Suzuki Motorcycle in the Dover area. Thompson had fled from a Dover motorcycle officer during a traffic stop earlier in the week. Officers followed Thompson in an attempt to find a location to conduct a traffic stop as Thompson traveled throughout the town in a reckless manner. After committing 23 traffic violations, the officers were able to stop Thompson. Thompson was in possession of a small amount of marijuana upon his arrest. Thompson will have more charges forthcoming as a result of his fleeing from the Dover motorcycle officer earlier in the week.