Homicide investigation underway in Dover after apartment shooting

A homicide investigation is underway in Dover after police say a 31-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday night.

According to police, around 7:40 PM two unknown suspects were exchanging gunfire with Javan Cale inside of the Clearfield Apartments located on Haman Drive. During the gun fight, Cale was hit multiple times in the torso. Dover police say the suspects then fled westbound from the apartment building, but no further description is available.

Cale was reportedly rushed to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Police say the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7130 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333. 

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