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Body Found in Schutte Park Result of Suicide 12-4-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-40155

Date/Time:   Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 at 9:08AM

Location:   Schutte Park, 100 Electric Avenue, Dover, DE

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


Dover – The Dover Police Department responded to the parking lot inside Schutte Park on Tuesday morning for the discovery of a body.  Upon arrival, officers located a 26-year-old male that was deceased.  The injuries sustained by the 26-year-old man as well as the evidence located at the scene indicate that the man died as a result of suicide.  The Dover Police Department will not be releasing the name of the man out of respect for the family.  

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