2 brothers shot in Dover; police search for SUV

Dover police say a Buick Rendezvous sport utility vehicle similar to this one was spotted leaving the scene of a double shooting. (Photo: Dover police)

DOVER, DELAWARE (12/24/2016) Two brothers shot in the Capitol Green neighborhood are in Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in stable condition, Dover police said this morning.

The shootings happened about 7:40 p.m. Friday in an alley between Sussex Avenue and Collins Drive.

The masked shooter fled in a white Buick Rendezvous sport utility vehicle with Delaware registration PC103192.

“Anyone who sees this vehicle should contact police immediately,” Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said.

He said the shooter was described as a black male about 5-feet-9 and 140 pounds. He was wearing a tan coat and jeans.

Hoffman asked anyone with information to contact police at 302-736-7130.

Tips also may be submitted anonymously through Delaware Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards, at 800-847-3333 or www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.