Update: The Gold Alert for Osita Igwe has been cancelled after he was contacted by officers and transported to a nearby hospital for an evaluation on October 11th, 2020.
Date: Sunday, August 9th, 2020
Officer Releasing Information: Sgt. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
Narrative: The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Osita Igwe (Benedict Igwe), of Dover. Igwe has a condition that poses a risk to his health and safety if not monitored and treated. Igwe was recently released from Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on August 4th and the family has not seen or heard from him since. Igwe is approximately 5’09” 180 lbs B/M with black hair and brown eyes.
If you have any information regarding Igwe’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111 immediately.