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Residential Burglary on Long Point Road 4-10-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-10760

Date/Time:  Saturday, April 8th, 2017 between 1:00PM and 8:00PM

Location: 600 Block of Long Point Road, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Saturday, April 8th, 2017.  The incident occurred between 1:00PM and 8:00PM when an unknown suspect entered a vacant residence in the 600 Block of Long Point Road by forcing open a side door to the residence.  Once inside, the suspect stole jewelry, medication, and cash before fleeing the residence.

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