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Two Vehicles Shot on S. New Street 11-29-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-39880

Date/Time:  Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 2:39PM

Location:   Unit Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident that occurred on Monday afternoon in the Unit Block of S. New Street.  The shooting occurred at 2:39PM when an unknown suspect(s) fired multiple shots in the area, striking two vehicles that were parked and vacant.  The suspect(s) then fled in an unknown direction.  No injuries were reported in this incident.

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