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Dover Police Investigating Homicide on Harmony Lane 9-13-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-29272

Date/Time:  Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 10:32PM

Location:  The Village at McKee Branch, 200 Block of Harmony Lane, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of an 18-year-old male from Dover on Thursday night.  At approximately 10:32PM, officers responded to the 200 Block of Harmony Lane (The Village at McKee Branch) for shots fired.  Upon arrival, officers located Jarmar Richardson (18).  Richardson was transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body and later succumbed to his injuries.

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.