One Under Arrest, One At-Large After Dover Burglary
A Lewes man has been arrested on multiple charges for a burglary at an Ernest DiSabatino & Sons construction site on West Big Woods Road in Dover. Delaware State Police were called on Wednesday, April 20 and learned that two people broke a lock on the front gate and loaded a pickup with about $20,000 worth of copper wiring and causing damage to surrounding equipment before leaving the scene. Police have identified the suspects – 30 year old Christian O’Leary of Lewes and 34 year old Jacob Steele of Dover.
Warrants were drafted for both O’Leary and Steele, charging them with the following crimes:
- Burglary Third Degree (Felony)
- Theft Over $1,500 (Felony)
- Criminal Mischief Over $5,000 (Felony)
- Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
- Criminal Mischief
O’Leary turned himself in to police on Thursday and is free on a $5500 unsecured bond. Steele remains at large. If you have any information on his whereabouts – contact Crime Stoppers 800-TIP-3333.