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Dover Police Investigating Shooting that Wounded Victim’s Foot

Incident Number: 50-21-26622

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 2:52 a.m.

Location: Cannon Mills, Katrina Way, 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 that occurred in the Cannon Hills development on Katrina Way.  Officers responded to the area on Sunday at 2:52 a.m. for multiple reports of shots fired. Arriving officers could not locate any victims or damage in the area at the time.  A short time later, a 21-year-old male victim was transported by private vehicle to the Bayhealth Kent Campus with a graze wound to his foot from gunfire.  The driver alleged he was at the Wawa on Forrest Avenue when unknown suspects fired multiple times at his vehicle.  

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.