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Burglaries at Mod Pizza/Kirkland’s 2-25-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-5371/5345

Location: Mod Pizza and Kirkland’s, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a pair of burglaries that occurred in the same shopping center.  Between 9:50PM on February 21st, 2019 and 8:04AM on February 22nd, 2019, an unknown suspect used a rock to break a window next to the front door of Mod Pizza.  Once inside, the suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash from the registers before fleeing.

At approximately 3:05AM, an unknown black male suspect used a rock to break a lower glass window next to the front door of Kirkland’s.  Once inside the business, the suspect rummaged through the registers and through back offices before fleeing.  It does not appear the suspect stole anything from Kirkland’s. 

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.