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Dover Man Arrested for DUI and Firearm Possession While Intoxicated After Being Found Asleep at the Wheel 5-28-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13692 Date/Time:  Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 at  10:41PM Location:  Blue Beach Drive and Alder Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Shawn Schlegel (43) for DUI and firearm charges during … Continue reading

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Dover Man Arrested for DUI and Possession of Firearm While Intoxicated 5-28-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13392 Date/Time:  Sunday, May 24th, 2020 at  12:50AM Location:  South Governors Avenue at Webbs Lane, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Deshawn Watson (30) for DUI and firearm charges during … Continue reading

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Shots Fired at Barrister Place 5-26-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13518 Date/Time:  Monday, May 25th, 2020 at 10:42PM Location:  400 Block of Barrister Place, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that caused damage to a … Continue reading

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Pizza Delivery Driver Shot During Robbery 5-26-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13453 Date/Time:  Sunday, May 24th, 2020 at 10:00PM Location:  Woodmill Apartments, 1300 S. Farmview Drive, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that resulted in a pizza … Continue reading

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Home Invasion on North Queen Street 5-22-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13223 Date/Time:  Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 11:45PM Location:  200 Block of North Queen Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a home invasion that occurred in the … Continue reading

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Vehicle Struck by Gunfire in Sussex Avenue Alley 5-22-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-13222 Date/Time:  Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 11:53PM Location:  400 Block of Sussex Avenue, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that left an unoccupied vehicle … Continue reading

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Robbery of Pizza Delivery Driver 5-18-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-12900 Date/Time:  Saturday, May 16th, 2020 at 9:52PM Location:  400 Block of Court Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery of a pizza delivery employee on … Continue reading

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Suspect Arrested Following Friday Morning Burglaries 5-15-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-12786/91 Date/Time:  See Narrative  Location:  See Narrative Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Brian Bower (33) after he burglarized one business and attempted another on Friday morning.  At approximately 12:54AM, … Continue reading

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Gold Alert Cancelled for 87-Year-Old Dover Man 5-15-2020

UPDATE: The Gold Alert for Leon Battle has been cancelled after he was located and safely returned home.     Incident/Complaint#:  50-20-12775 Date:  Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 1:30PM Location:  Townsend Blvd., Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer … Continue reading

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Gold Alert Issued for 87-Year-Old Dover Man 5-14-2020

Incident/Complaint#:  50-20-12775 Date:  Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 1:30PM Location:  Townsend Blvd., Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Leon Battle (87) of Dover.  Battle was … Continue reading

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