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Man Shot Multiple Times, Two Suspects Sought 2-22-16

Complaint # 50-16-5632

Date/Time:   Sunday, February 21st, 2016 at 6:46PM

Location:  West Reed Street, Just east of Kirkwood Street

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


A 26-year-old male is hospitalized in stable condition after a shooting on Sunday evening.  At approximately 6:47PM, the victim was in the area of West Reed and Kirkwood Streets when two male suspects in a dark (blue or black) sedan fired multiple shots at the victim.  The victim was struck multiple times as a result.  An occupied home near the incident was also struck, however none of the occupants was injured.

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.