Seniors targeted in Dover home invasion Wednesday

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The wife checked on the noise and was confronted by two black male suspects with handguns; police

DOVER (DE) BY DIGITAL STAFF: The Dover Police Department is investigating a home invasion burglary that occurred on Wednesday morning on McKee Rd., in Dover.

Police were dispatched at approximately 12:30 a.m., for the home invasion incident in the Unit Block of McKee Road.

According to police, Officers contacted a 53-year-old male who advised that he heard glass break at the rear of his residence. Unable to get up quickly due to a medical condition, the wife checked on the noise and was confronted by two black male suspects with handguns. The male victim gave the suspects an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspects fled.

If you wish to provide information on this case or other criminal activity, please 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; a cash reward is possible for information leading to an arrest.

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Dover Police Victim Services Unit is available to provide help and guidance.  You can contact the Victim Services Unit at 302-736-7134 or by email at:


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