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Dover Man Arrested with Stolen Firearm

Incident Number: 50-21-27731

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 at 6:06 p.m.

Location: 800 Block of College Road, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us


The Dover Police Department arrested Khalid Washington (19) on firearms charges on Tuesday evening.  Washington was contacted by officers at a residence in the 800 Block of College Road for a domestic related incident that was called in to police.  When they arrived, Washington was contacted.  Officers ran a wanted persons check on the parties involved in the incident and discovered that Washington was wanted by the Dover Police Department for Theft of a Firearm and Trespass 1st Degree.  Washington was taken into custody without incident.  During a search, Washington was found to have a loaded handgun in the front waistband of his pants. A serial number check of the weapon showed that the firearm was reported stolen on September 7th to the Dover Police Department.

Washington was committed to SCI on a $1,000 secured bond on a capias and received an O.R. bond on the following offenses:
-Theft of Firearm
-Trespass 1st Degree
-Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Receiving Stolen Firearm

Khalid Washington
Dover, DE