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Residential Burglary on Moriarty Street

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-32659

Date/Time:  Friday, October 11th, 2019 between 7:15PM-9:00PM

Location:  Unit Block of Moriarty Street, Dover DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Friday evening.  The incident occurred when an unknown suspect entered a residence in the Unit Block of Moriarty Street between 7:15PM-9:00PM by forcing entry through a rear door.  Once inside, the suspect stole a laptop computer and a backpack before fleeing 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.