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Arrest Made in Monroe Terrace Shooting 10-17-16


Detectives identified and arrested 16-year-old Sencier Mansfield in the October 14th shooting on Monroe Terrace.  Mansfield was identified as the suspect during the investigation and was arrested without incident on Saturday evening and charged with
Possession of a Firearm by Person Prohibited (juvenile) and Criminal Mischief.

Sencier Mansfield
Sencier Mansfield









Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-34768

Date/Time:  Friday, October 14th, 2016 at 11:51PM

Location:  900 Block of Monroe Terrace, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a late night shooting that damaged a vehicle on Friday.  At approximately 11:51PM, officers responded to the 900 Block of Monroe Terrace for a shots fired call.  No persons were injured, however a 2015 Dodge Dart was struck multiple times.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130. 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