Public’s assistance sought in identifying burglary suspect

SUSSEX COUNTY – Delaware State Police are seeking public assistance in attempting to identify the suspect involved in four burglaries this week.

The break-ins occurred on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday overnight at three day care centers and a dog kennel in the Lewes and Millsboro area. An undisclosed amount of cash was reported taken, according to state police spokesman Sgt. Richard Bratz.

State police describe the white male suspect is 20-30 years of age, approximately 5-9 to 6-0 tall, weighs about 185 to 200 pounds and has a distinct tattoo on his right forearm.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Troop 4, Property Crimes Unit, Detective T. Powell at 752-3807.

Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at

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