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Gold Alert Issued for Dover Man Who Escaped from Hospital







Incident/Complaint#:  50-21-32376

Date:  Sunday, October 24th, 2021 at 8:59 p.m.

Location:  Bayhealth Kent Campus, 640 S. State Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:  Sgt. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Darian Powell (27).  Powell was being treated at Bayhealth Kent Campus for a condition that poses a threat to his health and safety if not properly monitored and managed.  While at the hospital, Powell ran our of the emergency room exit and fled southbound on South Governors Avenue.  Powell is a 27-year0old black male, that is 5’9″, approximately 170 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.  Powell was last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt, jean shorts, and sneakers. 

Darian Powell

If you have any information regarding Powell’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111 or 911 immediately.