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Dover Man Wanted After Fleeing from Police

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Incident Number: 50-22-5445

Date/Time:  Sunday, February 20th, 2022

Location: North DuPont Highway at North State Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is seeking Tanagon Sripongsai (22) of Dover, who is wanted after fleeing from officers during a traffic stop.  Officers stopped Sripongsai for a motor vehicle violation in the area of North DuPont Highway and North State Street on Sunday, February 20th at 11:08 a.m.  After officers made contact with Sripongsai, locked the doors to the car and put his window up.  He then put the car in gear and accelerated his vehicle over a curb and fled the area.  Officers chose to discontinue the pursuit due to safety concerns at the time.  

Sripongsai is currently wanted for the following offenses:
-Disregard Police Officer Signal
-Resisting Arrest
-Multiple Traffic Violations


Tanagon Sripongsai
Photo from November 2021 Dover Police arrest

If you wish to provide information on this case or other criminal activity, please contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130.  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.

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Dover Police Victim Services Unit is available to provide help and guidance.  You can contact the Victim Services Unit at 302-736-7134 or by email at: Diane.Glenn@cj.state.de.us

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