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Burglary at Home Depot

Incident Number: 50-22-17909

Date and Time: Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 1:58 a.m.

Location: Home Depot, 801 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at Home Depot. Officers responded to the business at 1:58 a.m. and it was determined that an unknown number of suspects entered the business through a rear door. Once inside, the suspect(s) removed a large amount of power and garden tools from the business. Two large portable tool boxes were located on the east side of the business that contained a large amount of tools that were also taken from the business.

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