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Shot Fired at Residence in Towne Point Apartments 12-30-217

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-42644

Date/Time:   Friday, December 29th, 2017 at 10:01PM

Location:  820 Carvel Drive (C Building), Towne Point Apts, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in Towne Point Apartments on Friday night.  At approximately 10:01PM, officers responded to a call of shots fired in C Building.  Upon arrival, officers located a resident who stated that she was sitting inside of her residence when an unknown person knocked on the door.  She then heard a single shot, when the suspect shot through the door.  Three other persons were inside the residence.  No injuries were sustained by any of the occupants of the apartment.

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.