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Suspect Sought in Domestic Assault and Burglary 1-22-18

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-2332

Date/Time:   Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 10:50PM

Location:  Stevenson Drive, Dover, DE 

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


The Dover Police Department is seeking Antonio Powell (28) after a domestic related burglary and assault that occurred on Saturday night.  At approximately 10:50PM, Powell knocked on his ex-girlfriends door, demanding to be let in.  The victim, barricaded both the front and back doors to her home and his in a bedroom.  Powell then broke a rear window to the residence and entered.  The victim then fled out of her bedroom window to seek help.  A short time later, the victim attempted to go to her neighbor’s home when Powell ran out of her residence and struck the victim in her mouth and chest, causing injuries.  Powell then fled before police arrived on scene.  

If you have any information on Antonio Powell’s whereabouts, please 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.

Powell is currently wanted on the following charges:
-Burglary 2nd
-Assault 2nd
-Criminal Mischief

Antonio Powell
Last known address:
Simon Circle, Dover, DE