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Spruance Road Home Struck by Gunfire 4-5-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-9168

Date/Time:  Monday, April 5th, 2021 at 12:28 a.m.

Location: 100 Block of Spruance 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 shooting of a residence on Monday morning.  At approximately 12:28 a.m., officers responded to a residence in the 100 Block of Spruance Road for shots fired.  The home was occupied by an adult female and two children at the time of the incident.  The residence was struck multiple times with several rounds penetrating the home.  No injuries occurred to any of the occupants.

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.