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Police: Dover Man with Shotgun Spotted Chasing Someone

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Maurice Wells Maurice Wells

DOVER, Del.- Police say they arrested a Dover man Friday after he was seen chasing someone while armed with a shotgun.  

Dover police said they responded to the area of South New and Reed streets after receiving calls about the incident, while other officers were watching the city surveillance cameras.  

Officers watching the cameras said they saw the suspect chasing the victim with a shotgun and saw him hide it in a nearby location.  

Responding officers retrieved the weapon and 35-year-old Maurice Wells was later identified as the suspect. Wells was arrested and charged with two counts of possession of a firearm by person prohibited, tampering with physical evidence, disorderly conduct, and violation of probation. He was ordered held in the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of $32,250 secured bond. 

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