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Vehicle and Residence Struck by Gunfire on White Oak Road 1-6-21

Incident Number: 50-21-357

Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 5th, 2021 at 3:25 p.m.

Location: Area of Spruance Road and 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 a shooting incident that occurred in the area of Spruance and White Oak Roads on Tuesday afternoon.  At approximately 3:25 p.m. a 44-year-old female was driving east on White Oak Road when she heard several gunshots and then hearing her vehicle get struck once.  The victim’s vehicle was struck on the rear quarter panel.  A nearby residence in the 1100 Block of White Oak Road was also struck several times.  No injuries occurred as a result of this incident.  

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.