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Superintendent Colonel Melissa Zebley

Troopers Investigating Shots Fired Incident – Dover

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Dover- The Delaware State Police are investigating a shots fired incident that occurred last evening.

The incident occurred on June 8, 2020, at approximately 9:46 p.m., when Troopers were dispatched to Becky Lane, Dover, for a report of shots being fired.  Upon arrival, Troopers located multiple shell casings in the driveway of a residence.  The residence and a vehicle that was parked in the driveway were shot at multiple times.

It was reported that two subjects were seen exchanging gun fire.  The subjects left the area prior to police arrival.  There were no reports of any injuries as a result of this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Troop 3, Detective Ford at 302-697-4454.  Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at

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Released: 060920 0814



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