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Burglary at Woodcrest Apartments Leasing Office 4-5-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-10180

Date/Time:  Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at 4:09AM

Location: 892 Woodcrest Drive, Dover, DE (Leasing Office)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary at the leasing office of Woodcrest Apartments.  The incident occurred on Tuesday at 4:09AM, when an unknown black male, wearing a green hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, shattered the front glass door to the office.  Once inside, he stole a laptop computer and a laptop case from a desk and fled through the broken door.  The same suspect returned five minutes later, wearing a striped hooded sweatshirt and removed another laptop computer and an iPad before fleeing northbound on foot.

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