Double Shooting At Dover Night Club, No Witnesses Despite Hundreds In Attendance

Dover Two people suffered non-life threatening injuries following a shooting in the parking lot of Allure Night Club early Sunday morning, according to Public Information Officer M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman. Hoffman said reports of 5 to 6 shots being fired were received by police at approximately 1:25 am. Upon arrival, officers could not locate a scene, but learned shortly after that two men had been privately transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital.

Both men, ages 25 and 22, suffered wounds to their right legs as a result of the shooting, said Hoffman. Despite hundreds of people in attendance, no witnesses came forward in the early stages of the investigation. No suspect information is available at this time.

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

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