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Shooting in Courtside Apartments Parking Lot 1-22-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-2284

Date/Time:  Friday, January 20th, 2017 at 11:56AM

Location: Courtside Apartments Parking Lot, Courtside Drive, Dover, DE

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


Dover Police are investigating a shooting that occurred on Friday night at 11:56PM.  The incident occurred when a 45-year-old male victim was sitting in his vehicle and a small, dark-colored sedan pulled alongside with at least one suspect firing at the victim’s vehicle.  The victim was not injured during the incident, but his vehicle was struck several times before the suspect(s) fled.

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