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Red Lobster Burglary

Incident Number: 50-21-28747

Date/Time: Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 4:46 a.m.

Location: Red Lobster, 271 N. DuPont Highway, 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 burglary that occurred at the Red Lobster restaurant on Thursday morning.  At approximately 4:46 a.m.an unknown suspect entered the business after breaking a window.  The suspect then damaged a safe and a cash register, removing an undisclosed amount of cash from the register before fleeing.  

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.