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DPD Investigating Shooting of 32-Year-Old Man 9-29-15

Complaint # 50-15-28794

Date:  Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 12:54AM

Location: Fulton Street, East of North New Street

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred overnight in the area of Fulton Street and North New Street.  At approximately 12:54AM, an unknown suspect fired multiple shots at a 32-year-old male victim, striking him once in the left leg.  Two rounds struck a vehicle being rented by the victim, and two other rounds struck a home in the 100 Block of North New Street.  The victim was treated and released for non-life threatening injuries.

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.