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Burglary at El Nopal Restaurant 1-2-16

Complaint # 50-16-30

Date/Time:  Friday, January 1, 2016 at 3:50AM

Location:  El Nopal, 627 W. Division Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred on Friday morning. At approximately 3:50AM on January 1st, an unknown suspect entered the restaurant by breaking a window and crawling through.  While inside, the suspect damaged multiple items inside before fleeing the scene.

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.