State police probe Dover home invasion, shooting


DOVER — A Maryland man was shot Saturday in an apparent home invasion in a Dover mobile home park.

Delaware State Police said the incident occurred at 5:57 p.m. when troopers were dispatched to the 200 block of Kentwood Drive, Kentwood Mobile Home Park for a report of a home invasion and shooting.

Upon arrival, it was discovered that a 30-year-old male had sustained a gunshot wound to his upper torso.

Further investigation revealed that two unknown suspects had entered the residence. Upon the victim being shot, both suspects fled the scene without obtaining any property. There were two other adult individuals in the residence during this incident. Both individuals were not injured, police said.

The 30-year-old victim from Cambridge, Maryland, was transported to a local area hospital in serious condition.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective D. Grassi at 365-8441. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at

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