Two men shot in Dover Park

DOVER — Two men were in stable condition after a Sunday night shooting in Dover Park, spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said.

Officers were called to the scene at 1200 White Oak Road for a shots fired report at approximately 6:47 p.m. Police located a 19-year-old man with a wound to his leg. EMS transported the man to Bayhealth-Kent General Hospital in Dover.

A 20-year-old man who was injured in the arm and hip arrived at the hospital in a private vehicle, police said.
Investigation determined that the shots were possibly fired from a moving vehicle that fled the park following the discharge, police said.

Authorities asked anyone with information to contact Dover PD at 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 of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.

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