Two Arrested During Search Warrant on Water Street
Incident Number: 50-21-24555
Date/Time: Tuesday, August 17th, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
Location: 400 Block of East Water Street, Dover, DE
Contact: Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us
The Dover Police Department executed a search warrant for a home in the 400 Block of East Water Street after locating Rubens Dorival (27) at the residence. Dorival had fled on a dirt bike from officers on August 4th and was wanted in connection with the incident and a second incident that occurred on August 16th. At approximately 2:00 p.m. on August 17th, officers took Dorival into custody at the residence and executed a search warrant. Inside of the apartment, officers located the dirt bike that Dorival was operating on August 4th and 16th, as well as a small amount of marijuana, a .22 caliber rifle, and a 9mm handgun.
Dorival was released on an O.R. bond on the following charges:
-Disregard Police Signal
-Multiple Traffic Offenses
Ashley Pitts, the 30-year-old female occupant of the home, was released on an O.R. bond on the following charges:
-Possession of Deadly Weapon by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Possession of Marijuana (civil)
A photo of Pitts was not available at time of release.