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Burglary at Piercing Pagoda 5-14-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-14352

Date/Time:  Between 9:15PM on May 11, 2019 and 10:15AM on May 12, 2019

Location: Piercing Pagoda (inside of Dover Mall), 1365 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at Piercing Pagoda.  Sometime between 9:15PM on Saturday, may 11th and 10:15AM on Sunday, May 12th, an unknown suspect(s) had entered the mall and stole approximately 180 pieces of jewelry from the Piercing Pagoda by breaking the front door of a display case.  The suspect(s) then fled the area.

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.