Smyrna man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges 9-8-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-22344

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 6th, 2020 at 11:48 p.m.

Location:  Kenton Road at Maple Dale Road, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department arrested Bashan McIvor (19) on firearms and drug offenses on Sunday night.  McIvor was stopped by Dover Police and Delaware State Police Kent County G.T.F. in the area of Kenton Road and Maple Dale Road at approximately 11:48 p.m. on Sunday, September 6th. McIvor was wanted on several Failure to Appear and Violation of Probation capias’ at the time of the stop.  When McIvor was taken into custody, a loaded 9mm handgun was found in his waistband.  McIvor also had 26 bags of Fentanyl and 1.3 grams of marijuana on his person.

McIvor was committed to SCI on a $56,500 secured bond on the following charges:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (3x)
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Illegal Gang Participation
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Fentanyl
-Possession of Marijuana
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Local Fugitive

Bashan McIvor
Age: 19
Smyrna, DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Shooting in Dover Park Leads to Firearms Arrest 9-8-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-22340

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 6th, 2020 at 8:56 p.m.

Location:  Dover Park, 1210 White Oak Road, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that injured a 26-year-old man on Sunday night.  At approximately 8:56 p.m., officers responded to Dover Park for reports of shots fired.  Upon arrival, officers located the 26-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to his arm and leg.  The victim was transported to Kent General Hospital by ambulance for treatment.  The investigation determined that there was a party at the park when the shooting occurred.  A review of surveillance footage showed Devone Humphrey carrying a gun and then fleeing in a gray Dodge Challenger.  It was determined that several Delaware State University students were at the event and that it may have been an unsanctioned student party.  Officers responded to the college campus and located the gray Dodge Challenger.  At that time, officers located an AR-15 rifle on the rear floorboard and took Devone Humphrey (22) into custody without incident.  A handgun was also located under the driver’s seat of the vehicle.  Based on the evidence found at the scene and surveillance footage, it is not believed that Humphrey was the suspect who shot the 26-year-old victim.  

Humphrey was released on an O.R. bond on a single count of Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon. 

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

Devone Humphrey
Dover, DE
Age: 22

 

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Arrest Made in July 16th Wells Fargo ATM Robbery 9-4-2020

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department, New Castle County SWAT, and U.S. Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force arrested Mar-Ky Frederick in connection with the July 16th ATM robbery that occurred at the Wells Fargo Bank on North DuPont Highway.  Frederick was arrested in Wilmington, DE without incident on September 3rd, 2020.  

Detectives were able to identify Frederick and an attempt was made to arrest him at a residence on Collins Drive in Dover on August 21st.  However, Frederick fled on foot and eluded police at the time.  Officers did locate the clothing that Frederick was wearing in the woods and found heroin and his identification information inside of the clothing.  

Frederick was also wanted by the Delaware State Police, New Castle County Police, and on a Violation of Probation at the time of his arrest.  In addition to Dover charged from the July 16th incident, Frederick was found to be a suspect and charged with offenses stemming from thefts from vehicles in Dover on July 15th.

Frederick was committed to HRYCI on a $95,000 cash bond on the following charges from Dover:
-Robbery 1st Degree
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (3x)
-Reckless Endangering 1st Degree
-Wearing a Disguise During Commission of Felony
-Receiving Stolen Property
-Theft Under $1,500 (2x)
-Criminal trespass 2nd Degree (2x)
-Resisting Arrest
-Possession of Heroin
-Disorderly Conduct
-Drug Paraphernalia

Mar-Ky Frederick
Age: 19
Wilmington, DE 

 

Incident Number: 50-20-17604

Date/Time:  Tuesday, July 16th, 2020 at approximately 2:39AM

Location:  Wells Fargo Bank, 100 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   Sergeant Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Narrative: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place at an outdoor ATM at the Wells Fargo Bank located at 100 North DuPont Highway.  At approximately 2:39AM on Thursday morning, a male victim was withdrawing cash from the ATM when he was approached by a black male suspect on foot.  The suspect pointed a gun at the victim and demanded money and the victim dropped his wallet, but was still holding cash in his hand from the ATM.  The victim then fled eastbound across DuPont Highway and the suspect fired at least three shots at the victim.  The victim was not struck, but one round did strike a parked vehicle in the area.  The victim observed the suspect enter a vehicle behind the bank and flee southbound with an undisclosed amount of cash 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 delaware.crimestoppersweb.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Three Vehicles Damaged by Gunfire in Simon Circle 9-3-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-217949

Date/Time:  Wednesday, September 3rd, 2020 at 10:36 p.m.

Location:  300 Block of Simon Circle, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that damaged three unoccupied vehicles on Simon Circle.  At approximately 10:36 p.m., officers responded to the 300 Block of Simon Circle for multiple reports of shots fired.  Upon arrival, officers observed the damaged vehicles and several shell casings in the area.  One witness advised that he observed a red Chevrolet Impala with several people inside of it traveling on the roadway and then firing multiple shots from the vehicle.  No further description of the vehicle or its occupants was provided.  No injuries were reported.  

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

 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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Three Wanted in Collins Drive Assault 9-2-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-21861

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 1st, 2020 at 11:03 p.m.

Location:  400 Block of Collins Drive, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating an incident that occurred in the 400 Block of Collins Drive on Tuesday night.  Officers responded to a residence in the area at approximately 11:03 p.m. after receiving multiple 911 calls for a disorderly crowd.  Upon arrival, officers learned that there had been a party at a residence on Collins Drive.  During this party, a group of subjects attempted to fight another party-goer.  This person contacted a female family member to pick her up from the party.  When the family member arrived, the group surrounded the vehicle, refusing to let the vehicle leave.  During this time, a subject threw a brick through the rear window of the vehicle.  The family member exited the vehicle and was physically assaulted by three suspects.  The assault victim sustained injuries to her face and head area and was also sprayed with pepper spray.  The victim, who was unable to see, entered her vehicle and fled the area in fear for her and the passenger’s safety.  As she fled in her vehicle, one of the assault suspects was struck and became stuck underneath the vehicle, causing her to be dragged for approximately 880 feet.  The assault victim then exited the vehicle and ran to a friend’s residence in the area and called 911, remaining on scene for police arrival.  The assault suspect who was struck was conscious and alert upon police arrival and is hospitalized at Kent General Hospital in stable condition.  The assault suspect refused to speak with police about the incident when contacted at the hospital.  

At this time, the driver/assault victim is not being charged.

The following three suspects are wanted on the below listed charges as a result of this incident:
-Assault 2nd Degree
-Riot (Disorderly Conduct with 2 or more persons)
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Assault 3rd Degree
-Criminal Mischief

Alexsus Oliver
Age: 20
Magnolia, DE

Demika Demby
Age: 48
Magnolia, DE

Unius Oliver
Age: 18
Magnolia, DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Shooting in Parking Lot of Leander Lake Apartments 9-1-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-21792

Date/Time:  Tuesday, September 1st, 2020 at 1:50 a.m.

Location:  Area of 300 Isabelle Isle, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that left an 18-year old male injured.  At approximately 1:50 a.m., the victim was sitting in a car in the parking lot near 300 Isabelle Isle.  At that time, he heard multiple shots and fled in his vehicle and then on foot.  The victim was then transported to Kent General Hospital by a friend, where he was treated gunshot wound to the chest area.  The victim’s injury is non-life threatening.  The victim was unable to provide a description of a possible suspect or suspect vehicle.

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

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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Shots Fired on Willis Road 9-1-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-21780

Date/Time:  Monday, August 31st, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Location:  100 Block of Willis Road, Dover, DE

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

Summary: 

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Monday evening in the 100 Block of Willis Road.  Officers responded to the area at approximately 6:30 p.m. for a report of shots fired.  Upon arrival, they located two men who stated that they were walking in area when someone fired multiple shots at them from the rear of an apartment building in the 100 Block of Willis Road.  Officers did locate shell casings in the area where the shots were fired from.  No injuries or damage was reported.  The two men left the scene refusing to speak with detectives and failed to appear for an interview when contacted by phone.

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

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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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UPDATE: Suspect Arrested in August 26th Shooting Incident 8-31-2020

UPDATE:  
Eric Sartin was arrested on August 30th, 2020 when the Delaware State Police transported him to the Dover Police Department.  Sartin was charged with a single count of criminal mischief and released on an O.R. Bond by Justice of the Peace Court 7.

Incident Number: 50-20-21245

Date/Time:  Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 at 12:24 p.m.

Location:  Parking Lot of Alpha Medical Care, 642 S. Queen Street, 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 seeking a suspect that fire multiple gunshots in a parking lot on Wednesday afternoon following a domestic related argument.  Eric Sartin (29) of Smyrna fired two gunshots in the air and two shots at an unoccupied vehicle belonging to the victim of the domestic altercation in the parking lot of 642 S. Queen Street.  Sartin then fled in a gray 2009 Honda Accord with Delaware Registration: 11164.  No injuries occurred as a result of this incident.

Eric Sartin Age: 29 Smyrna, DE Picture taken June 2020 Anyone with Sartin’s whereabouts should call 911 or 302-736-7111. 
Sartin is wanted for Criminal Mischief at this time with additional charges pending based  on the investigation.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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Traffic Stop for No Headlights Leads to Gun and Drug Charges for Dover Woman 8-31-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-21716

Date/Time:  Sunday, August 30th, 2020 at 9:59 p.m.

Location:  South State Street and East Reed Street, Dover, DE

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

Summary:
The Dover Police Department arrested a 27-year-old female on weapons and drug offenses during a traffic stop on Sunday evening. At approximately 9:59 p.m., oficers stopped Jennifer Weathersby (27) for driving without headlights in he area of South State Street and East Reed Street.  During the stop, Weathersby opened the glove compartment and a loaded 9mm handgun was inside of it.  Both Weathersby and a passenger were detained without incident.  A further search of the vehicle led to the discovery of 75 Oxycodone pills inside the center console.

Weathersby was released on an O.R. Bond on the following charges:
-Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited (Drugs)
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Possession of Oxycodone
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Traffic Offenses

Jennifer Weathersby
Age: 27
Dover, DE

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Officers Dragged by Fleeing Theft Suspect 8-31-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-21680

Date/Time:  Sunday, August 30th, 2020 at 2:51 p.m.

Location:  See Summary

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

Summary:

Two Dover Police officers escaped injury after being dragged short distance by a fleeing suspect on Sunday afternoon.  The incident began at approximately 2:51 p.m. on August 30th when the officers responded to the West Side Car Wash on Route 8 when Darren Lewis (21) failed to pay for his services.  A short time later, officers located Lewis driving his vehicle in the area of North DuPont Highway and White Oak Road an conducted a vehicle stop.  When the officers contacted Lewis, he fled, dragging the officers for approximately 10 feet.  Lewis abandoned the vehicle in the 100 Block of Willis Road.  Officers located a 4.5″ knife in the pocket of a seat inside the vehicle and 1.5 grams of marijuana.

Lewis later returned to West Side Car Wash to pay for his services and was taken into custody without further incident by Dover Police.

Lewis was committed to SCI on a$33,000 secured bond on the following charges:
-Reckless Endangering (2x)
-Possession of Deadly Weapon During Commission of Felony
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Disregard Officer’s Signal
-Possession of Marijuana
-Theft of Services
-Traffic Offenses

Darren Lewis
Dover, DE
Age: 21

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