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Shooting in Dover Downs Parking Lot 10-31-15

Complaint # 50-15-32382

Date/Time:  Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 2:32AM

Location:  Parking Lot of Dover Downs (1131 North DuPont Hwy)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the parking lot of the Dover Downs casino.  On Saturday, at approximately 2:32AM, a 22-year-old male victim had been involved in a fight in the parking lot, when he was shot in the left hand and left thigh/pelvis.  The victim is in stable condition and being treated at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital.

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.