The incident took place June 5

City police are looking for the perpetrators of a recent home break-in.

Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark  Hoffman said the incident took place between 2 and 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, in the 100 block of Periwinkle Drive.

The burglar or burglars forced their way into the unoccupied home and once inside ransacked the building and took several pairs of shoes, hats and cash.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover police at 736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips also may be submitted through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333, or online at