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Shots Fired at Entrance to Manchester Square 5-21-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-15230

Date/Time: Monday, May 20th, 2019 at 11:47PM

Location: Stevenson Drive and White Oak Road, Dover, DE

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


Dover Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at the entrance to Manchester Square on Monday night.  At approximately 11:47PM, a 36-year-old male was leaving the Manchester Square community and turning onto White Oak Road, when a black SUV pulled in front of him and a black male passenger fired several rounds in his direction.  The victim fled and stated that the suspect vehicle followed him, continuing to fire rounds in his direction.  The victim was not injured in this incident.

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.