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Home Shot Multiple Times on Carvel Drive 2-17-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-5371

Date/Time:  Friday, February 14th, 2020 at approximately 8:00PM

Location:  900 Block of Carvel Drive, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting of a home that occurred on Friday, February 14th at approximately 8:00PM.  The occupied home was struck five times and none of the occupants were injured.  The Dover Police Department was called to the area at approximately 8:00PM for a report of shots fired.  However, officers checked the area but did not observe any victims nor were they contacted by anyone in the area.  On Saturday, February 15th, at approximately 12:00PM, officers were contacted by a resident in the 900 Block of Carvel Drive reporting the damage.

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.