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Burglary at Wesley United Methodist Church 2-1-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-3148

Date/Time:   Friday, February 1st, 2019 between 4:10AM-5:01AM

 Location:   Wesley United Methodist Church/Pre-School, 209 S. State Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at the Wesley United Methodist Church/Pre-School, located at 209 S. State Street.  Between 4:10AM-5:01AM, a suspect entered the building through an unsecured door.  While inside, the suspect damaged a cabinet inside an office, and also removed an undisclosed amount of cash from a desk before fleeing the area.  The below images of the suspect were taken from surveillance footage.










































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 may also be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.