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Burglary El Nopal

Incident Number:  50-23-25086

Date/Time: Saturday August 5, 2023 at 10:57 p.m.

Location: El Nopal, 627 W Division Street, 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 El Nopal Saturday night. The investigation began when officers were called to the business at 11:00 p.m. for an alarm. Officers responded and noticed that a window was open. Officers entered the business and checked for suspects with negative results.  The ensuing investigation revealed that an unknown suspect entered the business through an unsecured window, and once inside, stole an undisclosed amount on money and left. The suspect is described as a male, with a light colored t-shirt, and a backpack.(See Photos Below)

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.

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