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Home Struck by Gunfire on S. New Street 12-28-2019

Date/Time:  Friday, December 27th, 2019 at 9:12PM

Location:  Unit Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the Unit Block of S. New Street Friday, December 27th, 2019 at approximately 9:12PM.  Officers responded to the area after receiving calls for shots fired in the area.  Upon arrival, it was learned that an occupied residence in the Unit Block of S. New Street was struck by gunfire.  No injuries resulted from the incident.  

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.