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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

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Lewes Man

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

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

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

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-29447

Date:  Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 3:00 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 Christopher Mason, a 26-year-old Dover man. Mason suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Mason is described as a white male, 5’9″ in height, approximately 200 pounds with dirty blonde hair, and brown eyes. Masonn was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on September 22, 2022 at approximately 03:00 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a black five finger death punch shirt, blue jeans, and black shoes

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

Dover Man Arrested on Weapons Charges Following Traffic Stop

Incident Number: 50-22-29373

Date/Time:  Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 12:47 p.m.

Location: West Division Street and South New 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 arrested Leroy Fleming, a 39-year-old Dover man, on weapons and drug charges Wednesday afternoon following a traffic stop. At approximately 12:47 p.m., a patrol officer observed Fleming operating a vehicle in the area of West Division Street and South New Street while using a cellular device without utilizing handheld equipment. A traffic stop was conducted and upon contacting Fleming, officers detected an odor of marijuana coming from inside of the vehicle. A search of the vehicle was conducted and officers located 200 grams of marijuana and a stolen .357 revolver. Fleming was taken into custody without incident.

Fleming was arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court #2 and committed to SCI on $108,000 cash bail on the following charges:

-Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited (2x)
-Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of a Stolen Firearm
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana

-Possession of a controlled substance in a Tier 1 quantity
-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
-Operating a vehicle while using a cellular phone
-Failure to have insurance identification in possession

Leroy Fleming
Dover, DE

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Magnolia Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-29447

Date:  Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 3:00 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 Christopher Mason, a 26-year-old Dover man. Mason suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Mason is described as a white male, 5’9″ in height, approximately 200 pounds with dirty blonde hair, and brown eyes. Masonn was last seen leaving Bayhealth Kent Campus on September 22, 2022 at approximately 03:00 a.m. At the time, he was wearing a black five finger death punch shirt, blue jeans, and black shoes

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

Dover Man Shot on South New Street Sunday Morning

Incident Number: 50-22-28975

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 18, 2022, at 04:49 a.m.

Location: South New Street and West Reed 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 shooting that left a 23-year-old Dover man injured Sunday morning. Officers responded to Bayhealth Kent Campus at 4:49 a.m. for the report of a male with several gunshot wounds. Officers contacted the victim, who advised that he was in the area of South New Street and West Reed Street when he was shot. The victim was uncooperative with Detectives and would not provide any additional information or suspect description.

Officers checked the area where the victim stated he was during the shooting and located several spent shell casings from this incident.

If you wish to provide information on this case or other criminal activity, please 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 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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