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Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

Troopers Seek Public’s Assistance in Identifying Burglary Suspect

Date Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2016

Presented by the Director of Public Information Sergeant Richard D. Bratz

Newark, De- The Delaware State Police Property Unit Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect who burglarized a local business last month.

The preliminary investigation revealed the incident occurred on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at approximately 1:30 a.m., as troopers were dispatched to a burglar alarm at the Links Marine located at 4 Albe Drive, Newark. The investigation revealed a male suspect (pictures attached) shattered the front glass door of the business. The suspect attempted to remove a motor from a boat subsequently causing damage to the boat. The suspect fled the business in an unknown direction.

The suspect was described as a white male with a beard wearing shorts, t-shirt and a baseball cap. The suspect’s left arm appeared to be disabled and was thinner than his right arm. There is no further physical or clothing description available.

If anyone has any information in reference to this incident they are asked to contact Detective C. Hevelow at 302-365-8471. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

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