The Dover Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a residential burglary in the Mayfair subdivision.

The Dover Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating a residential burglary in the Mayfair subdivision.

The burglary took place between 2:30 p.m. May 2 and 1 p.m. May 5, at a home in the 300 block of Mockingbird Avenue.

The burglar forced entry into the home by removing a screen from a rear door and breaking a pane of glass.

Once inside, the burglar ransacked several drawers and cabinets, taking an undisclosed amount of cash from a kitchen cabinet.

The burglar then fled through the front door.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover Police at 736-7111.

Anonymous tips may be submitted via Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-847-3333, or online at http://Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.