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Shooting in Manchester Square 11-14-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-29211

Date/Time:  Friday, November 13th, 2020 at 10:13 p.m.

Location:  Stevenson Drive (Manchester Square), Dover, DE 

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting of a 19-year-old male on Friday night.  At approximately 10:13 p.m., officers responded to the area of Manchester Square for reports of a shooting.  When they arrived, the victim was located inside of a home with a gunshot wound to the thigh.  Officers performed first aid on the victim until EMS personnel arrived and transported him to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital.  The victim was later airlifted to Christiana Hospital and is currently in stable condition.

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 delaware.crimestoppersweb.com; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.