The Dover Police Department arrested two out of state fugitives on Sunday night at the Mainstay Suites located at 201 Stover Boulevard, Dover. At 10:14PM, the Dover Police Department received information that Briana Mitchell (41) and Leonard Bernard (35), of Philadelphia, were staying in a room at the Mainstay Suites. Both were wanted by the West Whiteland Township Police Department in Pennsylvania, for the home invasion/robbery of an elderly victim. Officers from the patrol unit responded and verified the pair was staying at the hotel and with the assistance of the Dover Police Street Crimes Unit and a Dover Police K-9 Unit, took the pair into custody without incident. Both parties were charged with “Out of State Fugitive” and are being held on secured bond pending extradition to Pennsylvania.
Mugshots were not available for the suspects at the time of release.
Officer Releasing Information:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer