Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 5-6-19

The following images contain the newest Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications for the City of Dover.  If there any questions or concerns, please contact the Dover Police Sex Offender Enforcement Unit.


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Two Arrested on Drug Charges in Downtown Dover 5-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13426

Date/Time: Friday, May 3rd, 2019 at 7:46PM

Location: South New Street and Division Street, Dover, DE (Vehicle Stop)

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

The Dover Police Department arrested two men on drug charges on Friday evening.  Officers stopped a vehicle occupied by Devon Cannon (29) and Russell Burton (28) after a computer check revealed it was flagged for “Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle

While conducting a search of the vehicle, officers located 252 bags of heroin.

Both Cannon and Burton were released on O.R. bonds on the following charges:
Devon Canon
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession of Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia

Russell Burton
-Possession of Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia

Russell Burton

Devon Cannon

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Burglary on S. Little Creek Road 5-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13370

Date/Time: Between April 39th, 2019 and May 3rd, 2019

Location: 1100 Block of S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a burglary that occurred in the 1100 Block of S. Little Creek Road.  between April 30th, 2019 and May 3rd, 2019, an unknown suspect made entry into the building  by breaking a window.  Once inside, the suspect stole a flat screen television and fled the area.

The 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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Dover Police Investigating Robbery in Simon Circle Neighborhood 5-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13638

Date/Time:  Sunday, May 5th, 2019 at 9:24PM

Location: 800 Block of West North Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in the Simon Circle neighborhood on Sunday night.  At approximately 9:24PM, a 16-year-old male was walking to a family member’s residence in the 800 Block of West North Street from the Royal Farms convenience store.  The victim was approached by 3 juvenile black male suspects.  The suspects punched/kicked the suspect and one suspect held a knife to the victim, causing minor cuts to his face, chest, and arms.  The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment for his wounds.  The suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash they removed from the victim.

The 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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Dover Police Seeking Identity of Macy’s Robbery Suspects 5-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13603

Date/Time:  Sunday, May 5th, 2019 at 1:33PM

Location:  Macy’s, 1365 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

On May 5th, 2019 at approximately 1:33PM, officers responded to Macy’s at the Dover Mall for what was reported as a shoplifting.  Upon arrival, officers learned that a male loss prevention employee observed a group of four black female suspects concealing clothing items in several plastic bags.  The suspects were accompanies by two young children.  The employee attempted to contact and retrieve the items once the suspects passed all points of purchase.  When the employee grabbed one of the bags, two of the female suspects sprayed him with pepper spray.  All the suspects then fled the area.  The use of force (pepper spray) makes this incident a robbery case.  

Macy’s robbery suspects

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The 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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Dover Police Investigate Shooting at Allure Nightclub 5-4-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13460

Date/Time:  Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at 1:37AM

Location:  Allure Night Club, 865 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a shooting that left a 21-year-old man with non-life threatening injuries.  At approximately 1:37AM, officers from the Dover Police Department were called to Allure Nightclub for a report of a large fight and a subject armed with a handgun.  When officers arrived and were arresting a subject with a gun, another fight began in another section of the parking lot.  During that fight, multiple shots were fired, and an onlooker was struck in the hip area.  The victim was transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital where he was being treated for non-life threatening injuries and was in stable condition.  The suspect was described as a black male with dreads, 5’10-11″, skinny build, with a red shirt.

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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Burglary at Journey’s Shoe Store 5-3-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13254

Date/Time:  Between May 1, 2019 at 10:00PM and May 2, 2019 at 6:00AM

Location:  Journey’s (Dover Mall), 1365. N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred at Journey’s inside of the Dover Mall.  The incident occurred overnight between 10:00PM on May 1st, 2019 and 6:00AM on May 2nd, 2019.  During that time, an unknown suspect(s) entered the Dover Mall through an unsecured door.  Once inside, the suspect broke through a metal roll-up grate and entered the Journey’s shoe store.  Once inside, the suspect removed an undisclosed amount of cash from the registers before fleeing.

The 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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Two Charged with Firearms and Drug Offenses 5-2-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-12960

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 4:10PM

Location:  Unit Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

On May 1, 2019, officers from the Dover Police Department and Delaware Probation and Parole concluded an investigation into a suspect that fled from officers on an ATV on a prior date.  As a result of that investigation, Corey Lewis (29) was taken into custody during a traffic stop on Wednesday afternoon.  Officers obtained a search warrant for Lewis’ home in the Unit Block of South New Street.  During the search, officers located the following items inside the home:
-2 handguns
-92.3 grams of marijuana
-624 bags (4.4 grams) of heroin

Corey Lewis (29) and Shirmeria Brinson (32) were taken into custody without incident.

Corey Lewis was charged with the following offenses and committed to SCI in default of a $61,700 cash bond:
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited (4x)
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
-Possession of Heroin
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Traffic Offenses
-Possession of Ammo by Person Prohibited

Shirmeria Brinson was released on an O.R. bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited (4x)
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
-Possession of Heroin
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia

Shirmeria Brinson
Dover, DE

Corey Lewis
Dover, DE

 

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Burglary at Subway Restaurant 5-1-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-13014

Date/Time:  Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at approximately 4:54AM

Location:  Subway, 991 Forest Street, Dover, DE 

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

Dover Police are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred at the Subway restaurant on Forest Street.  The incident occurred at approximately 4:54AM, when a suspect entered the business through an unsecured window.  Once inside, the suspect gained access to a safe and removed an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing on foot.  The suspect is believed to be a male, approximately 5’8″-10″, 180-200 lbs., wearing a grey flannel shirt/jacket, black pants, and black sneakers.

The 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 delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 4-29-19

The following images contain the newest Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications for the City of Dover.  If there any questions or concerns, please contact the Dover Police Sex Offender Enforcement Unit.


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Posted in SEX OFFENDERS