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Residential Burglary on Orchard Avenue 11-10-15

Complaint # 50-15-33461

Date/Time:  Monday, November 9th between 12:30PM-11:31PM

Location:  Unit Block of Orchard Avenue, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary in the unit block of Orchard Avenue. The incident occurred between 12:30PM and 11:31PM on Monday, November 9th.  An unknown suspect used a planter to break a window to the residence and make entry.  Once inside, the suspect(s) removed several items including a  Dell laptop computer, a Samsung Galaxy Tablet, alcohol, and other items.

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.