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Milford Man Arrested With Firearm After Fight Downtown

Incident Number: 50-22-30565

Date/Time:  Sunday, October 2, 2022, at 12:53 a.m.

Location:  City parking Lot on West North Street at the rear of the Golden Fleece Tavern

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

Narrative: The Dover Police Department has arrested Robert Monteagudo-Espinosa, 25, of Milford, DE with a firearm following a fight early Sunday morning. The investigation began when an officer on patrol heard a disturbance in the area of the Golden Fleece Tavern. The officer exited his patrol vehicle and located a fight in a rear parking lot. It was reported by witnesses that someone involved in the fight was in possession of a firearm. The officer was able to successfully break of the fight and take Monteagudo-Espinosa into custody without incident as a result. A black 9mm Taurus handgun was located on the ground in the location where the fight occurred. Through the ensuing investigation, it was determined that Monteagudo-Espinosa possessed the firearm.

Monteagudo-Espinosa was arraigned through JP#7 and committed to SCI on $4,100 secured bail on the following charges:
-Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Aggravated Menacing
-Possession of a Firearm While Under the Influence
-Disorderly Conduct

Robert Monteagudo-Espinosa
Milford, DE

UPDATE (Subject Located) Gold Alert Issued for Missing Felton Man

**UPDATE** The Dover Police Department is cancelling the Gold Alert for Michael Pote. Pote has been located and is safe.


Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-30494

Date:  Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 9:14 a.m.

Location: 640 South State Street, Bayhealth Kent Campus, Dover, DE

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Michael Pote, a 29-year-old Felton man. Pote suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Pote is described as a white male, 6’2″ in height, approximately 200 pounds with brown hair, and hazel eyes. Pote was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on foot on October 1, 2022 at approximately 09:14 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a black and red hooded sweatshirt and carhartt pants.

If you have any information on Pote’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Felton Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-30494

Date:  Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 9:14 a.m.

Location: 640 South State Street, Bayhealth Kent Campus, Dover, DE

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Michael Pote, a 29-year-old Felton man. Pote suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Pote is described as a white male, 6’2″ in height, approximately 200 pounds with brown hair, and hazel eyes. Pote was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on foot on October 1, 2022 at approximately 09:14 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a black and red hooded sweatshirt and carhartt pants.

If you have any information on Pote’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Smyrna Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-30379

Date:  Friday, September 30, 2022 at 7:54 a.m.

Location: 640 South State Street, Bayhealth Kent Campus, Dover, DE

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Brian McGuigan, a 51-year-old Smyrna man. McGuigan suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. McGuigan is described as a white male, 5’8″ in height, approximately 150 pounds with brown hair, and hazel eyes. McGuigan was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on foot on September 30, 2022 at approximately 07:54 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a black sweatshirt and unknown color sweatpants.

If you have any information on McGuigan’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111

Brian McGuigan
Smyrna, DE

Two Arrested Following Vehicle Pursuit

Incident Number: 50-22-29561

Date/Time:  Friday, September 23, 2022, at 1:58 a.m.

Location:  Royal Farms,293 Saulsbury 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 has arrested Nasir Ray, 20, of Edgewater Park, NJ and a 17-year-old male, also from Edgewater, NJ, following a vehicle pursuit early Friday morning. The investigation began when Dover Police was notified by Edgewater Police Department regarding a stolen vehicle that was actively being tracked in the area of Royal Farms. Officers responded to the area and located the vehicle, a 2023 Hyundai Elantra, with New York registration and attempted to stop the vehicle. The vehicle failed to stop and the officers began a vehicle pursuit. The vehicle pursuit ended in the 300 block of Northdown Drive, Dover, DE when three occupants fled from the vehicle on foot. After a K-9 track, Ray and the 17-year-old male were taken into custody without incident. The driver, described as a black male wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, was not located and his identity is currently unknown. The suspects were transported to Dover Police and arraigned at JP#7.

Both suspects were issued a $2000 Secured bail on the following charges:
-Resisting Arrest
-Hindering Prosecution

Nasir Ray
Edgewater Park, NJ

Dover Man Arrested After Burglary Saturday Morning

Incident Number: 50-22-29672

Date/Time:  Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 5:25 a.m.

Location:  Residence on East Water 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 has arrested Nathaniel Bowman, 32, of Dover, DE for burglary and strangulation after an incident that occurred early Saturday morning. Officers responded to a residence on East Water Street at approximately 5:25 a.m. after receiving  a 911 call where yelling could be heard on an open line. Officers responded and contacted the victim who advised that Bowman had broken into her home and assaulted her with her children present. During the struggle the victim called 911, however Bowman took the phone from her, and began assaulting her again before fleeing the residence with some of her property.

Officers were able to determine that Bowman fled to a residence located in the 400 block of River Road. Officers responded to this residence and were able to take Bowman into custody without incident. 

Bowman was transported to Dover Police and arraigned through Justice of the Peace Court #7.

Bowman was committed to SCI on $38,500 secured bail on the following charges:
-Burglary First Degree
-Strangulation
-Assault 3rd
-Theft Under $1500
-Endangering the welfare of a child (5x)
-Malicious Interference with Emergency Communications
-Criminal Mischief

Nathaniel Bowman
Dover, DE

UPDATE (Subject Located) Gold Alert Issued for Missing Lewes Man

**UPDATE**
The Dover Police Department is cancelling the Gold Alert for Joshua Kreamer. Kreamer has been located and is safe.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-29570

Date:  Thursday, September 23, 2022 at 6:44 a.m.

Location: 640 South State Street, Bayhealth Kent Campus, Dover, DE

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Joshua Kreamer, a 38-year-old Lewes man. Kreamer suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Kreamer is described as a white male, 5’8″ in height, approximately 220 pounds with brown hair, and blue eyes. Kreamer was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on September 23, 2022 at approximately 06:44 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a purple shirt and unknown color sweatpants.

If you have any information on Kreamer’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111