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Dover Post
  • Suspect in South Bradford break-in apprehended

  • Dover Police have arrested a homeless man, identified as Stefan B. Ewell, 26, following an Aug. 18 burglary.
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  • Dover Police have arrested a homeless man, identified as Stefan B. Ewell, 26, after he was caught driving a stolen car.
    The car was taken during a home break-in that took place at approximately 1:30 p.m. Aug. 18, said police spokesman Lt. Daniel McKeown.
    The burglary took place at a home in the first block of South Bradford Street, McKeown said. The burglar got into the home by cutting a second-story screen from on the fire escape. Once inside, the burglar took food and the keys to a 2006 Chevrolet Impala. That car later turned up missing.
    Approximately nine hours later, at 10:32 p.m. a Dover patrol officer spotted the Impala with Ewell at the wheel. The car was stopped and Ewell arrested without incident.
    Ewell was charged with second-degree burglary, theft of a motor vehicle and criminal mischief. He was jailed at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, Smyrna, in default of a $6,750 secured bond.
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