Two Arrested for Murder in Dover
Updated: May 15, 2018 7:29 PM
(Dover, Del) - An arrest has been made in a fatal shooting Sunday morning, May 13, 2018, in Dover. Police arrested Eugene Riley of Milford and Ahmir Bailey of Lincoln for the murder of Jamier Vann-Robinson. The two suspects were taken into custody during a traffic stop on Monday, May 14, 2018.
Police say that Vann-Robinson and a friend were exiting a home in the Unit Block of Mitscher Road following a house party. While walking back to their vehicle, Vann-Robinson was involved in a verbal argument with the suspects. The suspects fired several shots, one of which struck the victim in the back.
Detectives also learned that the suspects had been in Dick's Sporting Goods on May 11th, looking at ammunition. After reviewing surveillance footage, it was determined that the suspects had shoplifted several boxes of handgun ammunition from the store. Once Bailey and Riley were taken into custody, detectives conducted a search warrant at a residence on Cubbage Pond Road in Lincoln, Delaware. During the search, detectives found a loaded .40 caliber handgun, a box of 9mm ammunition, and a loaded 9mm magazine. It was later discovered that the handgun was reported stolen in a burglary that occurred on May 10, 2018, currently being investigated by the Delaware State Police.
Both Bailey and Riley were charged with the following offenses:
-Murder First Degree
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Reckless Endangering First Degree
-Conspiracy First Degree
-Possession of a Stolen Firearm
-Shoplifting Under $1500
-Conspiracy Third Degree
Both suspects were committed to JTVCC in default of $530,500 cash bond.