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Shots Fired on Village Drive

Incident Number: 50-22-25051

Date/Time:  Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 2:08 p.m.

Location: Unit Block of Village Drive, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid   Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us


The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday afternoon.  At approximately 2:08 p.m., officers responded to the Unit Block of Village Drive for a report of multiple shots fired.  Upon arrival, officers contacted residents of the area. It was determined that no injuries resulted from the shooting but that an occupied residence and an unoccupied vehicle were struck as a result of the gunfire . Witnesses reported that the suspects possibly fled in a red vehicle.

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