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Burglary at Wesley Chapel 9-21-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-30760

Date/Time:   Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 1:21AM

Location:  3 North Bradford Street, Dover, DE (Wesley Chapel)

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at the Wesley Chapel early Thursday morning.  At approximately 1:21 a.m., a 23 year-old female was in a room in the basement of the chapel when an unknown suspect forced in a piece of plywood that was covering a window to the room.  The female fled into a nearby hallway to call police.  In the meantime, the suspect stole a laptop computer and fled in an unknown direction.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. 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