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Dover Police Investigating Shots Fired at Barrister Place 5-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13349

Date/Time: Friday, May 3rd, 2019 at 3:12AM

Location: 400 Block of Barrister Place, Dover, DE

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


Dover Police are investigating a an incident where shots were fired at a residence on Friday morning.  At approximately 3:12AM, officers responded to the 400 Block of Barrister Place for a report of shots fired.  At the time, officers could not locate any signs of a shooting in the area.  Approximately 30 minutes after the incident, officers were called by the homeowner who advised that his residence had been struck by several shots.  No one was injured in the incident.  Officers recovered several shell casings outside the residence as well.  

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.