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Residential Burglary on South Governors Avenue

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Incident Number: 50-22-866

Date/Time:  Sunday, January 9th, 2022 between 4:30 p.m.-10:43 p.m.

Location: Unit Block of S. Governors Avenue, 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 residential burglary that occurred on Sunday, January 9th, 2022 on the Unit Block of S. Governors Avenue. The incident occurred sometime between 4:30 p.m.-10:43 p.m. when the resident was not home. During that time, an unknown suspect forced entry into the victim’s apartment and took miscellaneous belongings from the home.

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