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Shooting on Haman Drive Injures 20-Year-Old Male 12-31-2019

Incident Number: 50-19-41465

Date/Time:  Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 at 1:32AM

Location:  100 Block of Haman Drive, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that injured a 20-year-old male in the 100 Block of Haman Drive on Tuesday morning.  At approximately 1:32AM, the male victim stated that he was taking out trash from a friends residence when he saw a green four-dour vehicle drive by.  The victim heard 4-5 gunshots and was struck in his thigh.  The victim ran back to his friend’s apartment and called 911.  The victim was treated at Kent General Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.  

The victim stated that there were four black males inside the vehicle, all wearing black hooded sweatshirts, and red face masks.  

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.