Seaford man charged in Dover shootout

August 7, 2008 8:38:52 AM PDT
Dover police say detectives have arrested and charged a Seaford man in a shootout that wounded a woman who was caught in the crossfire. Twenty-five-year-old David Thomas Jr. is charged with first-degree assault, six counts of reckess endangering and several deadly weapon charges.

Police say the gunfight happened late Monday night near River Road and Kent Avenue. A bullet struck a 31-year-old Dover woman in the back.

According to police, detectives found 24 rounds at the scene fired from four different weapons.

Thomas is being held on $264,000 bail.


Information from: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal,

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