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Burglary at Subway Restaurant 5-1-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13014

Date/Time:  Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at approximately 4:54AM

Location:  Subway, 991 Forest Street, Dover, DE 

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


Dover Police are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred at the Subway restaurant on Forest Street.  The incident occurred at approximately 4:54AM, when a suspect entered the business through an unsecured window.  Once inside, the suspect gained access to a safe and removed an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing on foot.  The suspect is believed to be a male, approximately 5’8″-10″, 180-200 lbs., wearing a grey flannel shirt/jacket, black pants, and black sneakers.

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.