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Shooting on Woodmill Drive 5-20-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-15221

Date/Time:   Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 6:18PM

Location:  1400 Block of S. Farmview Drive, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at 6:18PM on Friday, May 19th in 1400 Block of S. Farmview Drive. A 23-year-old man was shot in the foot when a silver Chevy Impala stopped in front of  his residence and began firing at him.  As he fled, he was shot in the foot once and the residence was shot multiple times.  The vehicle then circled around and fired once again at the victim.  The victim returned fire, but it is unknown if anyone was struck as a result.  The victim was transported to Kent General Hospital by a friend for treatment of his foot injury.

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