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Cancellation of Gold Alert for Missing Juvenile 4-16-18

UPDATE:  Destini Cheesman has been recovered by police in the 700 Block of North West Street in Dover on April 16th, 2017 at 1:40PM.  Cheesman was found unharmed and will be turned over to her guardian.


Date/Time:   April 7th, 2018 (reported missing)
April 12th, 2018 (Gold Alert issued due to new information being provided by family)

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


The Dover Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for 15-year-old Destini Cheesman.  Cheesman was last seen on April 7th, 2018 at approximately 12:03PM in the 700 Block of North West Street in Dover.  Cheesman was last seen wearing blue jeans, pink jacket, and silver Nike sandals.  Cheesman has a medical condition that if left untreated, can pose a risk to her health and well-being.  

Destini Cheesman

If you have any information on Cheesman’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.