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Burglary at Second Baptist Church 1-23-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-2151

Date/Time:   Between Monday, January 21st -Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

 Location:   Second Baptist Church, 407 W. Loockerman Street, Dover, DE 

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at Second Baptist Church, located at 407 W. Loockerman Street.  The incident occurred between 7:00PM on January 21st, and 7:00AM on January 22nd.  During this time, an unknown suspect forced entry into the church by prying open a front door latch.  Once inside, the suspect(s) removed several tool boxes from a maintenance room.  The suspect(s) then forced entry to another section of the building and stole an undisclosed amount of cash, a computer, speakers, and a television.  

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

Arrest Made After Threats Made to Military Recruiting Center and Dover Police Department 1-23-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-2177

Date/Time:   Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 at 4:53PM

Location:   Dover Police Department, 400 S. Queen Street, Dover, DE

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


On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019, the Dover Police Department was contacted in reference to a disorderly subject at the Armed Forces Recruiting Center in the Dover Commons shopping center.  Tyree Clark (30) made threats to the staff if he was not enlisted right away.  Later in the day, the Dover Police Dispatch Center received a call from Clark stating that he was on his way to the police department to shoot the building.  Officers were able to locate Clark and take him into custody without incident.  No firearm was found in his possession.  Clark was also taken for a medical and mental health evaluation as a result of this incident.  Once released, Clark will be charged with the following offenses:
-Terroristic Threatening (3x)
-Malicious Interference with Emergency Communications

Tyree Clark
Dover, DE