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Suspect Arrested in August 25th Fiddler’s Green Shooting

 

UPDATE:

The U.S. Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of the Carolinas Regional Task Force arrested Gabrielle Clark (21) a approximately 10:00 a.m. on Thursday September 9th, 2021.  Clark was arrested at an apartment in Columbia, South Carolina without incident.  Clark is currently being held at Alvis S. Glen Detention Center pending extradition to Delaware.

Incident Number: 50-21-25394

Date/Time:  Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 at 9:53 a.m.

Location: Fiddlers Green, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating a domestic related shooting that occurred on Wednesday morning on Fiddlers Green.  The Dover Police Department received calls from Gabrielle Clark (21, South Carolina) and a male subject (Clark’s father) at the residence regarding a domestic related matter.  During the call, multiple gunshots were heard.  Clark fled the scene prior to police arrival.  During the domestic related altercation, Clark shot multiple rounds, striking the male’s vehicle.  Clark fled in a silver Nissan Versa with Texas Registration: MKR9410.  Clark is a black female who was wearing a pink/orange shirt.  No further description is available.  Warrants are currently being obtained for three counts of Reckless Endangering 1st Degree and other related offenses.  

During the investigation, W. Reily Brown Elementary School was notified of the incident by police due to the close proximity to the school.  While there was no threat to the school, officers were on scene as a precaution.  

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.

CVS Burglary

Incident Number: 50-21-27208

Date/Time:  Friday, September 10th, 2021 at 1:23 a.m.

Location: CVS 11 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at the CVS store at 11 North DuPont Highway.  At approximately 1:23 a.m. an unknown male suspect entered the business through a rear door that was not properly secured.  While inside the suspect took a trash can and walked around the store before taking the bag from the trash can and fleeing with it.  It is unknown what items he may have put in the bag.  

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.

Two Arrested During Firearm Investigation on South Governors Avenue

Incident Number: 50-21-27189

Date/Time:  Thursday, September 9th, 2021 at 10:14 p.m.

Location: 400 Block of S. Governors Avenue, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department arrested two suspects on Thursday night during a firearms investigation.  Officers were assisting Delaware Probation and Parole when they approached a home in the 400 Block of S. Governors Avenue at 10:14 p.m.  Iesha Brown (25) and a 17-year-old juvenile were at the front of the residence and the juvenile quickly ran inside of the home.  Brown ran to the front door of the residence and prevented officers from pursuing the juvenile who was in possession of a firearm. Brown was pushing and swinging at officers and used her fingernails to dig into officers hands during the altercation.  Brown was taken into custody and officers contacted the 17-year-old juvenile.  The juvenile was taken into custody after being found in possession of a loaded 9mm handgun and .7 grams of crack cocaine.

Brown was released on an O.R. bond on the following offenses:
-Resisting Arrest with Force
-Disorderly Conduct
-Assault 2nd Degree
-Hindering Prosecution
-Criminal Mischief
-Violation of Probation

The 17-year-old juvenile suspect was committed to Stevenson Detention Center on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Possession of Crack Cocaine
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Resisting Arrest

Iesha Brown
Dover, DE

Juvenile Arrested on Gun Charges During Traffic Stop

Incident Number: 50-21-26798

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 at 12:36 a.m.

Location: S. Little Creek Road and Levy Court Lane, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department arrested a 15-year-old male on gun charges during a traffic stop on Tuesday morning.  At approximately 12:36 a.m., a patrol officer stopped a vehicle for running a stop sign at S. Little Creek Road and Levy Court Lane.  During the stop the driver gave officers consent to search the vehicle.  When an officer patted down the occupants, a 9mm handgun was located in the waistband of a 15-year-old male.  The juvenile was released to his grandparent after being charged with the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon

Police Investigating Stabbing

Incident Number: 50-21-26805

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 at 3:56 a.m.

Location: See Narrative

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating a stabbing that left an 18-year-old male in critical but stable condition on Tuesday morning.  At approximately 3:56 a.m., officers were called to the Emergency Room at Bayhealth Kent Campus after the victim arrived by private vehicle.  The victim had a large laceration from his neck to his chest.  The victim refused to provide any information about the incident to detectives, also stating that if police identified the suspect that he does not want them arrested.  Investigating officers spoke with an acquaintance of the victim who was in the vehicle that transported him to the hospital.  The acquaintance advised officers that he was riding in a vehicle and observed the victim on the side of the road on Mifflin Road, just north of Hazletville Road being assaulted by two unknown male suspects.  The acquaintance told officers that he broke up the fight and noticed the victim’s injury and that a second vehicle stopped to help.  The second vehicle was occupied by strangers to the victim and acquaintance but transported both to the hospital.  Investigating officers checked the scene where this incident allegedly occurred and could find no evidence of the incident occurring in that area.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.

Suspect Arrested After Shooting at Vehicle

Incident Number: 50-21-26697

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 6:47 p.m.

Location: Silver Lake Park (west side), Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department arrested a suspect following a shooting that occurred on Sunday evening on the west side of Silver Lake Park.  At approximately 6:47 p.m., officers received a call from a 27-year-old female victim that her car was shot while in Silver Lake Park and that she was following the suspect vehicle to Woodcrest Apartments.  Officers were able to determine that the suspect (later identified as Kiara Banks, 26) resided in building 858 and surrounded the building and called the suspect out.  Banks and another female occupant peacefully surrendered to police.  A search warrant was obtained for the residence and officers located a 9mm handgun inside of a trashcan.  

Banks was charged with the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Reckless Endangering 1st Degree (2x)
-Tampering with Physical Evidence
-Criminal Mischief

Bond information and mugshot were unavailable at time of release.

Dover Police Investigating Pair of Restaurant Burglaries

Incident Number: 50-21-26639/44

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 5th, 2021 

Location: See Narrative

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating two burglaries that occurred on Sunday morning.  Officers responded to the King Buffet, located at 293 N. DuPont Highway, at approximately 8:56 a.m. for a report of a burglary.  When officers arrived, a cash register was seen hanging from a broken window.  Video surveillance showed a skinny male suspect wearing a hooded sweatshirt, gloves, face mask, a hat, and possibly jeans when he forced entry into the business.

At 9:55 a.m., officers responded to the Friendly’s restaurant at 318 N. DuPont Highway, and across the street from the King Buffet for a report of a burglary.  Arriving officers located a broken window in the walk-up service area.  Once the suspect was inside, they forced open a safe and removed the contents, including an undisclosed amount of cash.  Video surveillance showed the the suspect used a hammer to break the glass and gain entry into business. The suspect was wearing dark jeans, black  Nike hooded sweatshirt, hat, gloves, and a face mask.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.

Dover Police Investigating Shooting that Wounded Victim’s Foot

Incident Number: 50-21-26622

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 2:52 a.m.

Location: Cannon Mills, Katrina Way, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the Cannon Hills development on Katrina Way.  Officers responded to the area on Sunday at 2:52 a.m. for multiple reports of shots fired. Arriving officers could not locate any victims or damage in the area at the time.  A short time later, a 21-year-old male victim was transported by private vehicle to the Bayhealth Kent Campus with a graze wound to his foot from gunfire.  The driver alleged he was at the Wawa on Forrest Avenue when unknown suspects fired multiple times at his vehicle.  

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  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.