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Residential Burglary 10-13-15

Complaint # 50-15-30246

Date/Time:  Monday, October 12, 2015 between Noon-4:30PM

Location:  100 Block of Pine Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred between Noon and 4:30PM on Monday, October 12th.  During this time, an unknown suspect entered the back yard of a residence and entered a detached garage, removing various tools and a battery powered chain saw.  The suspect then entered the home through a rear door and stole two laptop computers, several pieces of jewelry and a wallet.

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.