Armed home invasion reported in Dover

DOVER — Two unknown black male suspects committed a home invasion in the unit block of Periwinkle Court early Wednesday morning, Dover Police said.

According to authorities, officers responded to a residence at 1:05 a.m. and were told by a male victim that suspects armed with handguns kicked in the door and demanded property.

The suspects then fled from the residence empty-handed, police were told. The victim advised the suspects were wearing masks to conceal their faces.

Police ask anyone with information to call 736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at

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