Man shot, killed in Dover

DOVER — A 29-year-old man was shot to death early Sunday in Dover.

Dover Police Department spokesman Cpl. Mark Hoffman said that at approximately 3:54 a.m., witnesses reported hearing a single gun shot in the area of the unit block of North New Street.

He said that a short time later, witnesses observed the body of David L. Clark lying on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body, adding that no further details were being released late Sunday afternoon.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111 or the Criminal Investigations Unit at (302)-736-7138. 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 or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

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