Police investigating pawn shop burglary in Dover

Posted 9/1/23

Dover Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at Capital Pawn early Thursday morning, spokesman Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid said.

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Police investigating pawn shop burglary in Dover


Dover Police Department

DOVER — The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary at Capital Pawn early Thursday, spokesman Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid said.

Authorities said investigation began when officers were called to the business at 324 Martin Street at 2:58 a.m. for an alarm. Officers responded and noticed that a suspect had forced entry into the side of the building. Officers entered the business and checked for suspects with negative results, police said.

The ensuing investigation revealed that the suspect entered the business, and once inside, stole several items and damaged property. The suspect is described as a male with thin build, police said.

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 delaware.crimestoppersweb.com ; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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