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Police Investigating Shooting Death at Dover Motel 6-1-2017


Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-16780

Date/Time:   Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11:28AM

Location:  First State Inn Motel, 1760 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a woman on Thursday morning.  The incident occurred at the First State Inn Motel located at 1760 N. DuPont Highway in Dover when police were called to the motel at 11:28AM.  Detectives have a suspect in custody and believe this to be an isolated incident that is possibly domestic related.  The names of the victim and suspect are being withheld pending the notification of the victim’s family.  An updated press release will be published online once the appropriate parties have been notified.

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