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Dover Police Search for Suspects in Attempted Robbery & Arson

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DOVER, Del. - Dover Police are looking for three suspects they say tied a man up in his home in an attempted robbery, set the house on fire and fled. It happened Friday evening at the 400 block of E. Water St. Police responded to a reported house fire. The 23 year-old man who lived there told police that three men, ages 18-25 forced him inside the home demanding money. The victim did not give them any money at which point they tied him up and set the home on fire. The suspects fled in a white four door SUV with a sunroof and a luggage rack.

The victim was not injured, he was able to escape from the home. The fire damage was contained to the kitchen area of the house but the remainder of the house sustained smoke damage.

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