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Dover Police Investigating Reed Street Shooting, One Dead, Three Injured 2-10-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-4832

Date/Time:  Monday, February 10, 2020 at 1:54AM

Location:  200 Block of West Reed Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed one person and wounded three others, early Monday morning.  At approximately 1:54AM, officers responded to the 200 Block of West Reed Street for multiple shots being fired.  Upon arrival, officers located a 27-year-old female with a wound to her foot, a 39-year-old male with an injury to his shoulder, a 45-year-old male with a leg injury, and a deceased victim.  

Details on the deceased victim are being withheld pending next of kin notifications.  

All of the victims sustained gunshot wounds.  The surviving victims’ injuries are not life-threatening.

An update will be provided once next of kin notifications have been made.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. 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.