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Home Damage by Gunfire at Barrister Place 4-9-20

Incident Number: 50-20-10434

Date/Time:  Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at 4:07AM

Location:   400 Block of Barrister Place, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting of a residence in the 400 Block of Barrister Place that occurred on Thursday morning.  At approximately 4:07AM, officers responded to the location for a report of shots fired.  When they arrived, it was learned that the home was struck three times by gunfire.  Two adults and one child who were inside the home at the time were not injured.  

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.