Incident Number: 50-20-12503
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 at 1:26AM
Location: El Nopal, 627 West Division Street, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at the El Nopal restaurant, located at 627 West Division Street. At approximately 1:26AM on Tuesday, May 12th, an unknown suspect threw a large rock through the front door of the business. Once inside, the suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash, sodas, and candy and fled. The suspect returned a second time at approximately 3:11AM and took more consumable items before fleeing.
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.