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Suspect Arrested in La Delicia Burglary 4-21-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-11099

Date/Time:  Sunday, April 19th, 2020 at 8:30PM

Location:   La Delicia, 585 Forest Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department arrested a Dover man for a burglary that occurred at La Delicia Restaurant on Sunday night.  Officers responded to the business on Monday afternoon when they received a call that an incident had occurred there overnight.  Surveillance video showed a white male wearing a coat and a button up shirt break into the business by shattering a glass door to the business and proceeding to take several items from inside.  Detectives canvassed the downtown area and located Brian Bower (34) wearing the same clothes and with fresh cuts to his hands from the burglary.  Bower was committed to SCI in default of a $2,100 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Burglary 3rd Degree
-Theft Over $1,500
-Criminal Mischief

Brian Bower