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Two Homes Struck by Gunfire in Manchester Square Neighborhood 3-12-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-7936

Date/Time:   Sunday, March 10th, 2018 at 4:02AM

Location:   Stevenson Drive (Manchester Square), Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Sunday morning in the Manchester Square neighborhood.  At approximately 4:02AM, officers responded to the ares for a report of shots fired.  It was learned that two houses in the neighborhood were struck while occupied, a combined three times.  No injuries occurred at either residence.  Several shell casings were located from the area of White Oak Road and Stevenson Drive.  Witnesses reported seeing a light-colored sedan fleeing westbound on White Oak Road after the shooting.  

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.