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Residential Burglary on Marta Drive 9-30-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-31116

Date/Time:  Between 12:00PM on 9/28/19 and 9:56PM on 9/29/19

Location:  700 Block of Marta Drive, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred in the 700 Block of Marta Drive.  Sometime between 12:00PM on September 28th and 9:56PM on September 29th, an unknown suspect(s) entered the vacant home by forcing open a front door.  Once inside, several items were stolen, including a safe with cash, jewelry, and various personal documents.  The suspect(s) then fled in an unknown direction.

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.