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Burglary of Dover Restaurant 7-2-15

Complaint # 50-15-18604

Date/Time: B/T  July 1st, 2015 at 10:30PM and July 2nd, 2015 at 8:00AM

Location:  El Pipil Restaurant, 720 Townsend Blvd., Dover, Delaware

Officer Releasing Information: Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred overnight at El Pipil Restaurant located at 720 Townsend Blvd.  The incident occurred when an unknown suspect(s) pried open the rear door located on the east side of the business.  Once inside the suspect pried open the cash register and removed an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at http://www.tipsubmit.com or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.