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Stabbing on White Oak Road 11-23-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-30036

Date/Time:  Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 10:25 p.m.

Location:  White Oak Road, 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 the stabbing of a 22-year-old man that occurred on Sunday night.  At approximately 10:25 p.m., officers responded to Kent General Hospital after being notified that a stabbing victim has been self-transported to the emergency room.  Investigating officers learned that the man had been stabbed in the chest and suffered serious internal injury as a result.  It is believed that the incident occurred on White Oak Road and the victim was transported by an acquaintance to the hospital.  

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.