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Man Arrested After Committing Lewd Acts, Harassing Women 3-24-17

Date/Time:  Friday, March 24th, 2017  (Multiple times)

Location: See Narrative

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


The Dover Police Department has arrested 56-year-old Marvin Wiggins of Colonia, New Jersey for multiple counts of harassment, lewdness, and disorderly conduct after he approached several women in the Dover area on Thursday and Friday (March 23rd and 24th, 2017).  Wiggins approached women asking for advice on Baby Shower gifts or House warming gifts.  He would then fondle himself through his clothing while asking women to look at his genitalia through his sweatpants.  Wiggins committed these acts at a minimum of three locations, including: Target, TJMaxx, and Kohl’s.  All of these businesses were in Dover.  Wiggins was charged with the following offenses:
-Criminal Trespass
-Disorderly Conduct (8x)
-Lewdness (7x)
-Harassment (7x)

Marvin Wiggins

Bond information was unknown at the time of release.
Earlier Friday, Dover Police posted the following image on social media in an effort to identify Wiggins.  The photo was taken by one of the victims that Wiggins approached inside of Target.