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Residential Burglary on Cowgill Street 8-16-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-25872

Date/Time:  Between 11:00AM-5:00PM on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Location: 400 Block of Cowgill Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at a residence in the 400 Block of Cowgill Street.  The incident occurred on Wednesday, August 4th, between 11:00AM-5:00PM when an unknown suspect allegedly entered the residence while it was unoccupied by unknown means.  While inside, the suspect allegedly stole jewelry and a handgun from inside the residence.  

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.