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Residential Burglary on S. Governors Avenue 5-17-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-14814

Date/Time:   Between May 15th, 2017 at 11:20PM and May 16th at 10:30AM

Location:  Unit Block of S. Governors Avenue, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating an overnight burglary that occurred at an apartment in the first block of S. Governors Avenue.  Sometime between 11:20PM on Monday night and 10:30AM on Tuesday morning, an unknown suspect entered the apartment by breaking a rear window and pushing over a large fish tank.  Once inside, the suspect took cash and electronic items before fleeing.

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