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Weapons Stolen in Residential Burglary 8-24-15

Complaint # 50-15-24220

Date/Time: Friday, August 21, 2015 b/t 11:00AM and 11:50PM

Location:  Unit Block of South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred in the unit block of South Governors Avenue between 11:00AM and 11:50PM on Friday, August 21st.  During that time-frame an unknown suspect entered the residence through a rear door and removed three firearms, multiple swords, and knives.  At this time no suspect information is available.

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.

Items Stolen:
Mossberg Shotgun
Beretta 9mm
Ruger 9mm
Multiple swords and knives