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Burglary at Forrest Avenue Valero Station 6-6-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-14372

Date/Time:  Friday, June 5th, 2020 at 11:26PM

Location:  Valero, 1358 Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at a Valero station on Friday night.  Officers responded to the store for an alarm call and discovered that an unknown black male had broken a glass window and entered the store.  Once inside, the suspect stole several packs of cigarettes before fleeing on foot.

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.