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Two Homes Struck by Gunfire on Cherry Street 10-21-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-33433

Date/Time:  Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 3:56AM

Location:  1oo Block of Cherry Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that left two homes damaged in the 100 Block of Cherry Street.  At approximately 3:56AM, officers responded to the area for a report of shots fired.  Upon arrival, it was learned that two homes were struck.  The homes were occupied, but none of the occupants were injured.  Approximately five shots are believed to have been fired.  

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.