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Home Invasion on Periwinkle Court 2-21-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5914

Date/Time:   Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1:05AM

Location: Unit Block of Periwinkle Court, Dover, DE

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


At approximately 1:05AM, officers responded  to the Unit block of Periwinkle Court for a home invasion.  The male victim advised responding officers that two unknown black male suspects that were armed with handguns kicked in the victims door and demanded property from the victim.  The suspects then fled from the residence empty-handed.  The victim advised the suspects were wearing masks to conceal their faces.

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.