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Suspect Wanted in Rockford Crossing Home Invasion 8-3-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-24414

Date/Time:  Friday, August 2nd, 2019 at 2:21PM

Location: Unit Block of Rockford Crossing, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is seeking a suspect in connection with an afternoon home invasion in the Unit Block of Rockford Crossing.  At approximately 2:21PM, Kampta Sharma (24), entered a female victim’s (acquaintance) home by kicking open the front door.  Once inside, Sharma struck the female victim in the head with a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect was identified shortly after the incident and Sharma is currently wanted by the Dover Police Department on the following charges:
-Home Invasion
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Criminal Mischief
-Assault 2nd Degree

A photo of Sharma was unavailable at time of release.  

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. 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.