Residence struck by gunfire in Dover

Delaware State News
Posted 11/14/23

A Dover residence was damaged by gunfire in an incident Monday, city police said.

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Residence struck by gunfire in Dover


DOVER — A residence was damaged by gunfire in an incident Monday, Dover Police spokesperson Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid said.

According to authorities, the investigation began at 8:41 a.m. on Monday when police received a call for shots fired in the area of Nob Hill Road and John Hunn Brown Road. Officers responded and checked the area, however they could not locate any victims at this time.

At 12:08 p.m., police said, a resident in the 300 block of Bluecoat Street called stating their house had been struck by gunfire. Officers responded and observed damage on the residence consistent with being shot by gunfire, police said.

The home was occupied at the time it was struck however no one was injured as a result of this shooting, police said. There are no leads at this time.

Police asked anyone with information to call 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 ; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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