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Shooting on Barrister Place

Incident Number:  50-23-8498

Date/Time: Between Friday, March 17, 2023 at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Location: 400 Block of Barrister Place 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 shooting that occurred in the 400 block of Barrister Place between Friday, March 17, 2023, at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. that left a home damaged. The investigation began when the resident of the home contacted Dover Police Saturday morning and advised their house had been damaged by gunfire. Investigation revealed that a bullet had been shot through the house sometime between Friday night and Saturday morning. The home was occupied at the time of the shooting, however there were no injuries reported.

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 at 800-TIP-3333 or online at www.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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