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Residential Burglary on Sweet Gum Drive 1-5-2016

Complaint # 50-16-398

Date/Time:  Monday, January 4, 2016 between 7:30AM and 6:00PM

Location:  100 Block of Sweet Gum Drive

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Monday, January 4th.  Between 7:30AM and 6:00PM, an unknown suspect(s) entered a residence in the 100 Block of Sweet Gum Drive by prying open the front door.  Once inside, the suspect(s) removed a Microsoft Surface Tablet and Dell laptop from inside the home, along with three men’s watches and an undisclosed amount of cash.

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.