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Commercial Burglary to Happy 13 Liquors

Incident #: 50-15-1428       Date/Time: Saturday, January 17th, 0450 hours

Location:        262 S. DuPont Hwy Dover, DE


On Saturday January 17, 2015 at 0450 hours and unknown suspect gained access to the roof of Happy 13 Liquors. Once the suspect was on the roof the suspect removed a 12″ x 12″ fan that was bolted to the roof. The suspect then tied an extension cord around an A/C unit and used the extension cord to lower himself inside the business. Once inside the business suspect pried open a cash register with a pry bar removing an undisclosed amount of cash, money orders, and checks. Suspect fled out the back door of the business with two cash registers into an unknown direction. Suspect is described as possibly a white male, approximately 5’7 to 5’8 inches tall. Anyone with information about this burglary is asked to contact the City of Dover Police Department Criminal Investigation Unit.

Person releasing this Information:

Lt. David E. Spicer

Criminal Investigation Unit Commander

302-535-2827 (c)