Date/Time: Sunday, September 16th, 2018 between 2:00AM-6:00AM
Location: 600 Block of Ridgely Street, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department is seeking a suspect in the rape of a female victim that occurred on Sunday morning. Isaac Pierce (33), is wanted by the Dover Police Department for the incident. Pierce was with the victim when they stopped in the area of the basketball courts at Delaware Technical and Community College (Terry Campus). At that time, Pierce physically assaulted the woman and eventually forced her to drive to a parking lot in the 600 Block of Ridgely Street. While there, the suspect forced the victim to engage in sexual acts, strangled, and threatened the victim.
The Dover Police Department is not disclosing the condition or location of medical treatment of the victim.
Pierce and the victim are known to each other, but their relationship is not being disclosed in order to protect the identity of the victim.
Isaac Pierce is known to reside in the Dover area, but may also be in the State of Maryland at this time. Pierce is wanted on the following charges:
-Rape 1st (2 counts)
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to 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