Vehicle struck in Dover drive-by shooting

Courtside Apartments in Dover (Photo: Google maps)

DOVER, DELAWARE (1/22/2017) A vehicle was struck several times in a drive-by shooting at the Courtside Apartments, the Dover police reported this morning. A man sitting inside was not injured.

The incident happened just before noon Friday in the parking lot on Courtside Drive.

A 45-year-old man was sitting in his vehicle when a small, dark sedan pulled alongside and at least one person inside began firing. The sedan then fled, Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 302-736-7130.

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