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Burglary at US Gas

Incident Number: 50-22-37733

Date/Time:  Wednesday, December 7, 2022, at 5:20 a.m.

Location: US Gas, 505 Bay Road, Dover, DE

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

Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at US Gas, 505 Bay Road, Dover, DE early Wednesday morning. The investigation began when Dover Police was called to the business 5:20 a.m. for an alarm. Officers responded and located an open back door and found the front door had been broken with a rock. Through the investigation, it was revealed that a suspect forced entry into the business by shattering the front door and once inside removed an undisclosed amount of money and approximately $200 in merchandise. There is no surveillance available for this incident and there is no suspect description at this time.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to 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 t 800-TIP-3333 or online at delaware.crimestopperweb.com; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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