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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