Elderly Woman Sexually Assaulted In Dover


Dover – The Dover Police Department is investigating a sexual assault of an elderly woman living in Lake Club Apartments, according to Dover Police M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer.

Hoffman said that between 12:10 a.m. and 12:27 a.m., an unknown black male suspect entered the victim’s apartment through a patio door. Once inside, he proceeded to a bedroom in the residence and sexually assaulted the woman.

The suspect fled the residence through the same patio door that was used to make entry. The victim was treated at Kent General Hospital. The suspect is described as a black male with a beard, wearing multiple layers of clothing, and a blue jacket.